The first bar code

2012-11-05 11:41


Did you already know that the first bar code of the history has been found on a chewing gum packaging?


On 26th June 1974 chewing gums were the first consumer good in the world, which could be read by a bar code scanner. Since that time bar codes and bar codes readers has been developed in their appearance but also in its functionality and in its applications. Today they are use for almost all relevant applications of data collection for identification.

Please contact us. Maybe your products and packagings should also be equipped with a bar code.


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