Mobile Computing




Company Profile

Incorporated in Hong Kong in 1978, Broadway Management Services Ltd. (BMS) is engaged in providing Information Technology solutions to many countries throughout Asia which includes China, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, India, Pakistan, Vietnam and Bangladesh. In Hong Kong, we serve customers such as Hutchison, Hong Kong Electric, Kwoon Chung Bus, Water Supplies, KCRC, Swire Properties, IBM, Compaq and many others.

We are a hardware distributor, software developer, system integrator, consultancy provider specialized in Auto-ID, Mobile Computing, Wireless Networking, Web, WAP, PC and Handheld-based Application Development; Other customized development and system implementation including Web-based Knowledge Management, etc.


Since diversifying from IBM mainframe database software distribution, BMS has developed various mobile handheld solutions for Psion handheld computers as early as 1988. Combined with its expertise in barcode technology, it has customized applications in both Auto ID and Mobile computing for many enterprises. Based on actual requirement from different enterprises, packaged software for PCs and handheld devices are now available for general distribution and deployment globally.

PC based packages supports multi-language screens which eliminates language barriers among management team and operators. Typically warehouse operators may operate in Simplified Chinese or Mexican while Management may operate in English or French or Traditional Chinese. Built in barcode label printing software and drivers for printers support barcode printing and reading onsite. PC packages available include Warehouse Management System, Document Tracking ( with a version for law firms), Fixed Assets Tracking , Library Management as well as Communication software for multiple ports for data synchronization between handheld computers and server.

Handheld computer based packages supports barcode printing, reading and bi-lingual support as well. Modules for Stock Handling (Stock Take, Scan and Pack, Stock In, Picking), Sales and Marketing ( Order taking, Payment collection, Market Intelligence), Mobile Point-Of-Sales ( handles Sales, deduct Inventory, Payment), Distribution (Van sales, Delivery, Payment) may be mixed and matched as required by customer. Current platforms are in Epoc for Psion and Symbian based mobile devices. Some modules are available for Pocket PC devices.

Communication between handheld devices and backend systems may be wireless using mobile phones ( via SMS or GPRS) or off-line.

Hardware Distribution and Support

BMS distributes hardware through 100+ resellers and partners throughout Asia. BMS also handles repairs without having to send back to its suppliers which include :

  • Handheld computers from Psion Teklogix (Canada)
  • Portable printers from Extech (U.S.A.)
  • Barcode scanners and verifiers from HHP and PSC (U.S.A.)
  • Barcode scanners from Scantech (Netherlands)
  • Barcode printers from Datamax (U.S.A.)
  • Client Software Bundling

    BMS has formed strategic relationships with solution providers to bundle BMS software solutions to become a comprehensive total solution in vertical markets such as logistics, transport, GPS based explorations etc. e.g. Dynamic Technology from Beijeng provides e-logistics solutions with integrated software and hardware from BMS.

    Other Services

  • Label design
  • Pre-print barcode labels
  • Training on barcode technology
  • Rental of handheld scanners for annual stock take