Datalogic Group is a global technology leader in the automatic data capture and factory automation markets, specialized in the designing and production of barcode readersmobile computerssensors for detection, measurement and safetyRFIDmachine vision and laser marking systems.

Closeness and timely response to every customer requirement, together with continuous innovation and high quality offering, are the distinctive elements at the base of Datalogic success for over 50 years. Its cutting-edge solutions help to increase the efficiency and quality of processes in the RetailManufacturingTransportation & Logistics and Healthcare industries, along the entire value chain.

With products used in most of supermarkets and points of sale, at major airports, at top shipping and postal services, and in the largest factories and hospitals worldwide, Datalogic guarantees its customers a complete offer that covers all the market needs and whose technology is the ultimate result of decades of expertise.

Datalogic can boast over 50 years of history, during which it has achieved unique results: approximately 1.200 patent applications in multiple jurisdictions; R&D centers in Italy, USA, China and Vietnam; thousands of prestigious  partners and customers deployed over five continents. The company has grown constantly over the years, thanks to the dedication with which customer needs have always been at the heart of the quality of its products and to the considerable investments in Research & Development, supported by a management capable of looking to the future.

Today, Datalogic Group has approximately 2.900 employees worldwide, distributed in 29 offices, with manufacturing and repair facilities in the USA, Hungary, Slovakia, Italy, China, Vietnam and Australia.  Datalogic S.p.A. is listed on the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange since 2001 as DAL.MI. The Group  is headquartered in Bologna, Italy.


Datalogic made history by producing the first commercial bar code scan, and the now infamous good-read ‘beep’. This first ‘beep’ signaled the beginning of the automatic data capture industry. Since its first scan, the bar code has revolutionized the retail industry and caused rapid adoption of bar code technology to improve productivity and advance inventory management while, at the same time, reducing pricing errors and the physical strain on cashiers.


Excellence in products and services; attention and respect of the environment; safety of workers and information; are the most important elements of Datalogic business policy. These elements are regularly checked and included in the methodical process of continuous improvement.


As pioneers of innovation, we are proud to work with some of the world’s largest companies from licensing our technology and forming strategic alliances, to embarking on co-operative research and development projects with technology partners. Strategic alliances with key players in the industry enable us to offer our Customers unparalleled solutions and services.


2022 marked a year in which we further strengthened our commitment to the environment, sustainable economic development and, above all, people, despite a complex international scenario of increasing geopolitical tensions. A commitment we wanted to represent in this sixth edition of Datalogic’s Non-Financial Statement (NFS), by sharing the Group’s sustainability and resilience performance with all our stakeholders.