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Barcodes Inc

Phone: (800) 351-9962 Fax: (312) 212-1800 200 W Monroe St.  Floor 10, Chicago, IL 60606 View Additional Email Addresses View Additional Web Addresses

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Barcodes, Inc. is a bar coding service company which sells bar coding, mobile computing, and RFID equipment for commercial and governmental customers, including bar code scanners, ID cards, and bar code labels. Located in Chicago, IL, this company serves a national and international audience, as well as companies in the greater Chicagoland area, such as Schaumburg, Crystal Lake, Joliet, Naperville, Bolingbrook, Rockford, St Charles, Tinley Park, Brookfield, Romeoville, Rockford, DeKalb, Arlington Heights, Deerfield, Great Lakes, Lake Bluff, Evanston, Skokie, Rolling Meadows, Park Ridge, Edison Park, Lincolnwood, Winthrop Harbor, Gurnee, and Blue Island. The company has been in business since 1994 and is an approved government contractor under the United States General Services Administration and the Department of Defense. The company has also served the White House, Congress, the United States Postal Service, the United States Air Force, and all 50 states of the Union.

This company sells bar code technology and accessories, as well as mobile computing solutions and RFID equipment. Their products include handheld scanners, iPhone and iPad scanners, Android scanners, Bluetooth scanners, and bar code scanners for particular industries, such as hospitality and healthcare scanners. The company also sells bar code labels and label printers, which include wristband printers, industrial printers, desktop printers, and ticket printers. Their label types include color labels, blank labels, and shipping labels, as well as preprinted labels such as caution and warning labels, and specialty labels such as metal labels and hospital wristbands. Other products include ID cards, access control systems, and bar code system accessories.

Visit the website for Barcodes, Inc. to learn more about their services, read about the company's history, and view their full list of products to buy car code scanners, printers, and labels.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Barcodes Inc meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Barcodes Inc include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
  • Response to 6 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business

Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

6 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 3 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 1
Billing/Collection Issues 1
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 4
Total Closed Complaints 6

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

1 Customer Review on Barcodes Inc
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 1
Total Customer Reviews 1

Additional Information

BBB file opened: May 16, 2006 Business started: 09/01/1994 Business started locally: 09/01/1994 Business incorporated 09/06/2005 in IL
Type of Entity

Limited Liability Company (LLC)

Business Management
Mr. Dan Nettesheim, President & CEO Ms. Jeanneane Hamilton, Customer Relations Team Lead Mr. Erik Newboe, Accounting Lead Mr. Chicku Poothicote, IT Specialist
Contact Information
Customer Contact: Ms. Jeanneane Hamilton, Customer Relations Team Lead
Principal: Mr. Dan Nettesheim, President & CEO
Number of Employees


Business Category

Bar Coding Service Labeling Office Supplies Labeling Equipment Labels - Plastic, Metal, Foil Marking & Coding Equipment Printing Supplies Tickets & Coupons - Printers & Suppliers Electronic Equipment & Supplies - Dealers Labels - Paper All Other Business Support Services (NAICS: 561499)

Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

Barcodes Inc has received 3.68 out of 5 stars based on 1 Customer Reviews and a BBB Rating of A+.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.