updated 12:10 pm EDT, Thu October 6, 2005
Wine Collector 150
IntelliScanner today introduced the , a personal handheld barcode scanner with included wine management software for Mac OS X and Windows. By scanning the retail bar code found on a bottle of the wine with the USB or Bluetooth wireless IntelliScanner barcode reader, the included software downloads the name, varietal, winery, country, type, color, region, and more in seconds with internet-enabled AutoFill capabilities. Available in two models, the USB package is priced at $200, while the Bluetooth wireless version is $300. Both models require Mac OS X 10.3 or later, or Windows XP.
The Wine Collector 150 features internet AutoFilling, wood crate packaging, color coded maturity tracking, visual grid/location management, easy internet references, and importation from Microsoft Excel or third-party programs via text files. Wine Collector 150 is packaged in a custom manufactured wooden wine box, and includes an IntelliScanner barcode reader, Wine Collector software, a starter pack of IntelliScanner Asset Tags, and setup instructions.