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Aug 22 2017
Code Places in Top 20 for Number of Patents Issued

Code Recognized for Contributing to Utah’s Creative Economy

Salt Lake City, UT – August 22, 2017 – Code, a technology leader of image-based barcode reading technology, was recognized at the 2017 Utah Genius Awards for the number of patents issued during the 2016 calendar year.

The Utah Genius Awards were founded in 2009 to acknowledge Utah’s innovative companies, and honor those who contribute to Utah’s economy. Utah Genius recognizes the Top 20 Inventors, Utah’s Top 20 Companies by Number of Patents Issued, and Utah’s Top 10 Trademark Registrants. Awards are based on objective statistics from the US Patent and Trademark Office.

Code was recognized as a 2017 Top 20 Company by Number of Patents Issued during 2016. This recognition was earned by being granted 13 patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office. Code’s President and CEO, George Powell, was recognized as a Top 20 Patentee at the event in 2016.

"At Code we believe continuous innovation is what drives us to be successful, and being recognized two years in a row by the Utah Genius committee for that innovation and intellectual property, is an honor”, said George Powell, President and CEO at Code. "The Code team’s hard work and forward-thinking approach to design and technology is what made being awarded patents possible.”

About Code
Code is a technology leader in image-based barcode reading solutions. Code designs and manufactures a complete line of image-based barcode reading hardware and software solutions to enhance productivity and exceed customers’ expectations for superior barcode reading performance, ergonomic design, equipment durability, and seamless integration with their operations. Servicing a diverse range of industries and environments, Code’s products are used in critical applications in healthcare, public safety, manufacturing, transportation, retail, and a range of other diverse industries.

Code's worldwide headquarters are located in Salt Lake City, USA, and has regional headquarters in China, Singapore and The Netherlands. For more information, visit