Cogiscan Inc.

Cogiscan provides factory-wide electronics manufacturing traceability (TTC), MSD control, component set up verification, PCB assembly error-proofing, components inventory management.

Inspection, Software Manufacturer

Eliminating risk and maximizing ROI with Track, Trace and Control since 1999

Cogiscan offers a complete range of specialized hardware and software modules that enable Smart Material Control for the electronics manufacturing industry.

Cogiscan focuses on material control to provide practical and cost-effective solutions that ensure the right material is at the right place at the right time. The Cogiscan Platform enables real-time tracking, traceability and control of all materials on and off the assembly line.

Founded in 1999, Cogiscan Inc. is headquartered in Bromont, Quebec. The company has received a number of honors over the years, including 6 Vision awards presented by SMT Magazine, and the Frost & Sullivan North American SMT Emerging Company of the Year Award in 2008. Cogiscan also holds a number of international patents.

What our customers say about us:

We were impressed by their expertise with RFID, the result of years of working with this technology in the electronics manufacturing environment.”

- Bob Black, President & CEO, Juki Automation Systems

Cogiscan Inc. Postings

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Factory Intelligence - OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) Software

Real-time KPI (Key Process Indicators) dashboards driving continuous improvements in productivity/OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness). Cogiscan Factory Intelligence software monitors productivity per machine and per line, in real-tim...


Factory Intelligence - OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) Software

Track, Trace and Control Solutions

Patented and proven technology provides a modular and scalable TTC solution. Cogiscan offers a unique Track, Trace and Control (TTC) solution that can be tailored to any requirement. Using patented RFID technology or standard barcode h...


Track, Trace and Control Solutions

Productivity Monitoring Software

Real time visibility and precise product statistics designed to ensure maximum productivity of the entire manufacturing process. Cogiscan’s Productivity Monitoring software keeps track of all product movement throughout the f...


RFID Screen Printer

Eliminate costly errors and reduce changeover times with real-time set-up validation. The Cogiscan RFID Screen Printer Retrofit Kit is a robust and closed-loop system used to validate that the right stencil, and other tooling is in...


Kitting Software

Accurate accounting of material consumption and automatic requirement identification for improved cost and inventory control. Tracking the exact amount of materials used during the manufacturing of a product or work order is crtiti...


Product Flow Controller

Achieve defect-free production and data integrity by ensuring every product follows the correct manufacturing procedure. Prevents defects Traceability – 100% read rates at each scan point ...


Product Flow Controller

MSD Control Software

Reduce costs by automating complex manual procedures to ensure complete Moisture Sensitive Device Control. Keeps track of each individual tray or reel containing moisture-sensitive components, from the time they are removed from th...


MSD Control Software

Line Set-up Control Software

Faster, error-free setup and changeover with automatic validation of materials, reels and feeders Cogiscan's Line Set-up Control application can validate the correct set-up at each operation, while also optimizing the changeov...


Line Set-up Control Software

Traceability and Genealogy Software

Improve product quality and reduce recalls with factory wide traceability of all materials and tooling. Complete traceability Improves product quality Rapid Identification of failed components...


Traceability and Genealogy Software

Inventory Tracking Software

Real-time, factory-wide inventory tracking for exact location, quantity, and status of all materials. The Cogiscan inventory tracking application keeps track of the precise location and status of all materials. It gives users insta...


Inventory Tracking Software

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Cogiscan Signs Maxnerva Technology Services Limited as Its Partner in Greater China

Sep 07, 2017 | Cogiscan is proud to announce its new business partnership with Maxnerva Technology Services Limited ( as its sales and distribution partner in Greater China. Maxnerva is a system integration specialist focused on Industry 4.0 solutions for electronics manufacturing.

Co-NECT Your Machines, Software and Enterprise Systems with Cogiscan at SMTA International

Aug 14, 2017 | Cogiscan Inc. today announced plans to showcase its Co-NECT Production Software in Booth #1031 at SMTA International, scheduled to take place Sept. 19-20, 2017 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. Co-NECT supports all existing and future industry standards such as SECS/GEM, CAMX, ZVEI, JSON, as well as proprietary interfaces from leading software and machines vendors.

Cogiscan and Technica, U.S.A. Announce Sales Partnership

Aug 10, 2017 | Cogiscan Inc. announces the appointment of Technica, U.S.A. as its sales representative throughout Northern California, the Pacific Northwest and the Mountain States.

Cogiscan Partners with iBASEt for Automated Electronics Assembly

Jul 19, 2017 | Cogiscan Inc. today announced that it has partnered with iBASEt, Inc. to offer an integrated solution that automates data collection and verification processes at the production line for manufacturers of complex electronic assemblies.

Cogiscan Partners with SmartRep in German-speaking territory

May 31, 2017 | Cogiscan pleased to announce that it has teamed up with SmartRep for sales and support throughout Germany and other German-speaking regions.

Cogiscan Presents Horizon Sales with Business Development Achievement Award during APEX

Feb 20, 2017 | Cogiscan is pleased to announce that it has awarded Horizon Sales with its Business Development Achievement Award. François Monette, Cogiscan’s VP of Sales and Marketing, presented the award to Dave Trail, President of Horizon Sales, during the recent IPC APEX EXPO in San Diego.

Cogiscan’s New Co-NECT Production Software Wins A 2017 NPI Award

Feb 15, 2017 | Cogiscan announces that it has been awarded a 2017 NPI Award in the category of Software – Production for its new Co-NECT Production Software. The award was presented to the company during a Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 ceremony that took place at the San Diego Convention Center during the IPC APEX EXPO. This marks the company’s fifth consecutive NPI Award.

Cogiscan Co-NECTs Machines, Software and Enterprise Systems at APEX

Jan 11, 2017 | Cogiscan today announced plans to introduce its new Co-NECT Production Software in Booth #3132 at the 2017 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 14-16, 2017 at the San Diego Convention Center in California. Cogiscan’s Co-NECT is a unique, standalone and neutral connectivity solution that addresses the greatest challenge in the industry at this point: Connectivity between different machines, software and enterprise systems. This technology enables Industry 4.0 for electronics assembly.

Universal Instruments and Cogiscan join forces to provide Factory-Wide Traceability & Connectivity

Jan 10, 2017 | Cogiscan announced that it was chosen by Universal Instruments to support traceability and connectivity requirements for one of its major customers. Universal was recently selected by a leading EMS provider to source and supply complete production lines for a new facility. The customer requirement included Universal’s core product offerings for automated pick-and-place in SMT and automated through-hole insertion, as part of a comprehensive factory-wide solution.

Cogiscan Hires New Applications Engineer in India

Dec 20, 2016 | Cogiscan today announced the appointment of Yogesha S.K. as an Applications Engineer in India.

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