Comprehensive labeling software for businesses of all sizes
With over 30 years of experience, BarTender® Label Design Software is trusted by organizations around the world to improve safety, security, efficiency, and compliance by optimizing their labeling, marking and printing processes.
Design and print almost anything, including packing slips and pallet labels. Easily enter print-time information with customizable data-entry forms. Consolidate designs with Intelligent Templates™
Print from any operating system, device or web browser. Create sophisticated applications and print automatically from web services requests, data transactions, SDK requests and more
Centrally control and secure your entire labeling system. Monitor print status in real time and view detailed history of system usage. Easily integrate with SAP and Oracle
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General Features Overview
Secure centralized management
Operate, monitor, manage and secure your printing operations across multiple sites and even continents, all from a central location. BarTender supports permission-based printing, printer license pooling, printer redirection and failover, format encryption, job logging, system auditing and more.
Powerful print-time information capture
Design Intelligent Forms™ for capturing data at print-time. Leverage buttons and actions within your form to print multiple documents, write information back to SQL-based databases, send emails, or issue web service requests to other business systems. BarTender also supports the print-time capture of images and weigh scale data.
Legendary support around the world
Our global offices and deep online resources combine to provide support for all BarTender editions 24 hours a day.
The world’s most comprehensive support for barcodes
BarTender Label Design Software includes more than 400 preformatted, ready-to-use barcode components and 60 symbologies, as well as support for GS1 standards.
The latest, most accurate data from files and databases
Minimize manual data entry by using data from spreadsheets, text files and databases. The BarTender Database Connection Wizard provides an intuitive database connection experience and supports nearly all industry standard databases, including SQL and Azure SQL, Oracle, SAP IDocs and XML files. Don’t have a database yet? Build your own easily with the BarTender Data Builder.
Comprehensive RFID support
BarTender Label Design Software provides full RFID support for the latest label and tag types, including EPC (Electronic Product Code).
BarTender’s flexible serialization lets you create unique serial identifiers at configurable frequencies. Keep track of the last used serial number by saving it directly to your BarTender document, into a BarTender Global Data Field, or even write the value back to your own SQL-based database.
Advanced card design
BarTender Label Design Software enables you to design and print two-sided cards, including magnetic stripe and smart card encoding.
Sophisticated integration and processes
Seamlessly connect BarTender’s automated label printing processes to your existing business systems, including SAP, Oracle, Sage, Infor, HighJump, Epicor and more. Create configurable processes to automate repetitive operations, using the BarTender Process Builder as an alternative to programming interfaces such as ActiveX or the Microsoft .NET Framework.
Editions for every business size
BarTender’s four editions allow you to easily upgrade your system as your business grows, without the extra cost and complexity of add-on products.