PROGLOVE SIMPLICITY
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Find out how companies are using ProGlove wearable portable barcode scanners to achieve smart results

PROGLOVE SIMPLICITY
FOR ALL INDUSTRIES

Find out how companies are using ProGlove wearable portable barcode scanners to achieve smart results

The small scanner with the big impact

From global household brand names like BMW and DHL, to regional giants like Planzer and DB Schenker, ProGlove MARK scanners are setting new benchmarks for ergonomics and efficiency. More than 500 of the most renowned industrial customers already rely on wearable, wireless, portable barcode scanners from ProGlove. Learn more about how the slim design, full mobility, and long battery life of ProGlove portable barcode scanners is transforming specific workflows.

Receiving

Automotive

BMW

At BMW, ProGlove’s founders observed the opportunity to make the job of assembly easier by removing a disruptive step in the production process.

Volkswagen Group

Millions of picks occur each day across Volkswagen distribution centers and logistics processes at production sites.

ProGlove strategically supports the Volkswagen group to increase efficiency in production and after-sales logistics, plus many assembly processes.

Audi

AUDI needed to raise the bar on process excellence and relied on ProGlove wearable barcode scanners to increase their process efficiency.

In the CKD process, workers verify every part by scanning a barcode, which is crucial since no shipments can contain an incorrect part.

ŠKODA

ProGlove’s barcode scanners help ŠKODA’s workers ensure that they always use the required components and follow the production steps correctly.

Allowing the workers to work hands-free, creates a more ergonomic workflow.

SEAT

SEAT relies on ProGlove’s smart wearables to ensure better work ergonomics, quality and traceability at its production venue at Martorell. The design and the usability help in saving 3.12 seconds per scan, improving the efficiency of not only the workers but also the assembly process.

Manufacturing

Inventory

KUKA

As an innovation leader in Industry 4.0, KUKA is working hand in hand with ProGlove to make its production more efficient.

BOSCH

BOSCH Thermotechnology deployed ProGlove in their assembly lines, logistics, and packaging department. Since workers need to operate a crane at the packaging station, they need both hands free to be able to handle all products easily.

FESTO

At Festo's Scharnhausen venue, the total volume amounts to 20,000 scans per month. By integrating ProGlove's wearable scanners, FESTO succeeded in boosting efficiency and ergonomics in their Technology Plant.

Thyssenkrupp

Thyssenkrupp uses ProGlove’s smart wearables for sequencing, which gives workers unrestricted movement between workstations since they don’t need to pick up and set down scanners each time.

Receiving

Logistics

Geis Group

Geis Group collaborates with ProGlove to improve matters on the factory floor by adding speed, extra efficiency, and more ergonomics. Together with ProGlove, the group has improved workplace effectiveness at their smart logistics warehouse that stores more than 350,000 automotive parts.

Loxxess

LOXXESS combined ProGlove’s integrated scanners and wearables with displays for faster, trouble-free processing through easier handling. This saves significant time per item in return processing, which translates to a double-digit percentage increase for the production output.

Reichhart

ProGlove’s smart barcode scanners help Reichhart’s workers effortlessly master a daily workload that includes a 28-second tact, 6,000 scans and 4,000 items. The company’s workers and managers are impressed with ProGlove’s simple and intuitive design, that enhances their smart logistics processes.

Trelleborg

The simple and intuitive integration along with the overwhelming worker acceptance alone substantiated the decision for ProGlove. But most importantly, Trelleborg managed to deliver improved work ergonomics, quality and more efficiency.

DHL

ProGlove and DHL have been collaborating with the aim to bring the best tools directly to their employees so that employees don’t have to go to the tools. By building the lightest, smallest, and toughest wearable barcode scanners in the world.

ProGlove is helping DHL in connecting workers to actionable information, as part of a special initiative created to address the challenge of bulky goods, called Bulky Good 2.0.

DB Schenker

DB Schenker has integrated a “pick-by-vision” solution created by Picavi and ProGlove. Workers are now more mobile – no need to return to a central terminal for orders.

And they have both hands free to operate forklifts and handle materials. For the back office, the solution interfaces directly with management systems for seamless workflows.

Lufthansa Technik

Lufthansa Technik introduced ProGlove to boost its logistics processes to be as efficient as possible – especially at its warehouse entries.

Prioritized shipments are identified and processed more quickly by an alert from the MARK device on the back of the worker’s hand – even before the standardized storage process begins.

Retail and eCommerce

Inventory
       

Media Markt

Media Markt uses a combination of ProGlove Smart Gloves and Pick-By-Light systems to help its employees meet their challenges. ProGlove technology and wearables help employees establish seamless and integrated process steps.

Rewe Group

Rewe Group selected ProGlove’s smart wearables for its picking process to increase quality, efficiency and ergonomics. ProGlove’s unique barcode scanning technology enabled the company to not only capture product information, but also the product location, and synchronize all data with with the picking list.

Intersport

When Intersport Pregenzer experienced increasing customer demand in their equipment rental shop, they researched innovative solutions that would allow them to offer exponentially faster and more customer-focused service.

Gear4Music

Consumers are buying more and more online. The booming e-commerce business leads to a steep increase to already fluctuating overall shipment volumes. The adoption of wearable barcode scanners has proven its effectiveness in optimizing Gear4music's picking process. Not only do workers have their hands free with the elimination of bulky pistol scanners, they don’t need to rely strictly on visual list information to match orders to goods any longer.

Plug & Play

The ProGlove Effect @scale

 Accelerating your supply chain
Accelerating your supply chain
 Lowering your costs with hyper-efficiency and reduced errors
Lowering your costs with hyper-efficiency and reduced errors
 Improving customer satisfaction through better product availability
Improving customer satisfaction through better product availability

what our industry
experts say

ProGlove wireless barcode scanner for Alexander Tesch at Lufthansa Markus Hirschmann, Head of Logistics Operations plant Augsburg - KUKA
ProGlove wireless barcode scanner for Alexander Tesch at Lufthansa
Markus Hirschmann, Head of Logistics Operations plant Augsburg - KUKA
The potential of the scanner with display is especially important in the processes where we must react quickly and flexibly.

Alexander Tesch

Innovation Manager - Lufthansa Technik Logistik Services

Lufthansa Technik Services

We chose ProGlove because it was easy to install, proved to work flawlessly during the pilot, and our employees were very satisfied with it.

Dominik Birth-Ruszczynski

Head of Lean Logistics and Technology Management - Group After Sales

Volkswagen AG

For us, the factory of the future is a smart factory – in other words, the human remains the focal point of operations and is supported by the robot. The cooperation between ProGlove and KUKA is an important step for us toward this factory of the future.

Markus Hirschmann

Head of Logistics Operations plant Augsburg

KUKA

In order to face our process challenges, the new solution needed to be effortless for the operatives, it could not slow them down or cause them discomfort.

Robert Newport

Operations Director

Robert Newport

Number of Scans

using ProGlove products

2,792,883,434

Hours saved

for our customers

3,103,204 h

Errors prevented

to date

12,009,399

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