Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) applications in manufacturing and the supply chain.

Why RFID is the future of tool tracking
Why RFID is the future of tool tracking

Infinite Peripherals enhances all-in-one healthcare device with RFID based mobile security

Zebra Technologies to Showcase New Solutions that Help Retailers Capture Their Edge

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Savi Receives Orders from Two Major U.S. Defense Agencies for Active RFID Tags

Savi today announced that it has received orders from two major U.S. defense agencies for high-performance, data-rich, active RFID tags

Fujitsu to Demonstrate New “Super-Slim” Washable RFID Linen Tags

New 7 millimeter wide UHF RFID Linen tag combines state-of-the-art antenna technology and advanced mechanical design

Impinj Ships Two-Millionth RAIN RFID Connectivity Device

Milestone highlights adoption by retail, healthcare, and supply chain & logistics industries

PervasID receives £1.6 million investment to progress RFID technology

PervasID has completed a Series A investment and received an Innovate UK grant to progress RFID technology developed at the University of Cambridge

Impinj Announces Monza R6-B Chip for Global RAIN RFID Baggage Tracking

The Impinj platform will help the air transport industry save $3 billion in lost luggage costs by 2023

Renesas to Acquire Integrated Device Technology, to Enhance Global Leadership in Embedded Solutions

Renesas and IDT today announced they have signed a definitive agreement under which Renesas will acquire IDT for US$49.00 per share

iDTRONIC‘s EVO Desktop Reader HF 2.0

Modern Technology meets timeless Design: One Device perfectly equipped for IoT and Industry 4.0 Applications with HID & VCP


Tailored to your individual needs for use in Industry 4.0 and IoT applications

US Defense Department Exercises Final Option Year for RFID-IV Contract with Savi as Single Awardee

Savi announced that it will continue to be the single provider for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) RFID-IV contract

Detego launches new mobile solution for retailers giving fast access to benefits of RFID and the IoT

Detego is launching a new mobile solution for retailers which will give faster and cheaper access to the benefits of digital connectivity

New demo software for DESFire Reader—Simpler, clearer, and with increased functionality

New demo software is now available for the DESFire RFID Reader.It offers a clearer interface as well as various new functions

TECSYS Extends its RFID Kanban Replenishment System from Healthcare to Broader Distribution Industries

TECSYS’ RFID Kanban System brings optimum ease-of-use and efficiency to a point-of-use setting.

High rack stacker EKX 516 wins renowned design award

For more than 60 years, the iF International Forum Design GmbH in Hanover has been hosting the 'iF Design Award'

Red Ledge Launches U.S. Operation

Red Ledge setting up US offices on the East Coast

Logimat 2017: Mosca presents RFID solution for warehousing in the strapping sector

Leading the way with advanced technologies and Industry 4.0 expertise, the strapping experts from Mosca GmbH are showing how RFID tags simplify ordering and storage of strapping materials.

Red Ledge Launches Open RFID- And IIoT-Ready Asset Management System

Red Ledge is launching a new asset management system (AMS) with open access to all RFID readers

iDTRONIC adds new UHF Variation to its Android Handheld C4 Red Family

iDTRONIC Professional announced new addition to its popular C4 Red Handheld Computers product line.

Parcel Device and Monitoring System Enters Next Deployment

Hanhaa announced that its ParceLive device and monitoring system is entering the next phase of deployments

New Website For Scanner and Display Specialist

Opticon, manufacturer of scanning and display solutions, has launched its new website this week to celebrate its 40th birthday.

All-in-One DWS System for Logistics Launched

The solution integrates Dimensioning, Weighing and Scanning (DWS) for automated track and trace of goods in transit through storage, materials handling and distribution operations.

Yorkshire Company Wins International RFID Award

Software application and engineering company Red Ledge has won the 2016 Technology Innovator Award for ‘Best International RFID Company’.

RFID Specialist Connects One Billion Clothing Items

Retail software specialist Detego says it has now digitally connected over a billion items of clothing, in a bid to help several European retailers gain actionable insights into product ranges and customer behaviour.

SML RFID Group Opens Three New Technology Centres in Expansion Bid

As the global retail market continues its march to adopt RFID, SML RFID is opening three new RFID Solution Innovation Centres, and have launched two RFID Retail pop up stores demonstrations over the last several weeks to satisfy the industry’s growing appetite for information, guidance and production.

Varlink Offers Business Class Scanning On Consumer Devices

Varlink, the specialist York based distributor, have introduced the Generalscan Scanbuddy to their Auto-ID and Mobility hardware portfolio.

SML Group Enables Large-Scale, Global RFID Deployment for French Retailer Decathlon

Leading RFID technology and solution provider SML Group has today announced the continuation of a successful, large-scale deployment of RFID tags for French retailer Decathlon, to provide more than 200 million labels per year to the retailer’s global network of vendors.

New Unitech Europe On-counter Scanner Includes Five-Year Warranty

The new PS800 2D imager scanner is part of Unitech’s new generation of advanced but cost-efficient barcode readers as they come standard with 5-year warranty.

RFID Specialist Announces Smart Factory Expo Plans

At Smart Factory Expo, HARTING (Hall 2 - Stand number 51/52) is to demonstrate its range of automation solutions for improving the efficiency of manufacturing logistic processes based on the concepts of Integrated Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things (IoT).

Spring To Offer RFID On E-Commerce International Deliveries

Spring Global Delivery Solutions (Spring) is to offer e-commerce businesses RFID tracking on goods sent internationally.

Flexible Purchase Models to “Help Retailers Adopt RFID Technology”

RFID technology and total brand identification solution provider SML has announced three new flexible purchasing models to help retailers accelerate adoption of RFID technology, reduce upfront costs and realize a faster return on investment (ROI)

Component Manufacturer to Exhibit RFID Range at IMHX

HARTING will be exhibiting its range of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) products at the IMHX show 13th-16th September in Birmingham (Stand UK14)

Lean Solution For Track and Trace

The BIS M-4008 from Balluff is an All-in-One RFID Reader with integrated processor.

RFID is set to take off in UK apparel market

A recent survey by GS1 UK showed that over 25% of the top 20 retailers in the UK – including Marks and Spencer, John Lewis, Tesco F&F, ASDA George and others – are already using RFID tags in their stores.

New Device “Ensures Barcode Quality and Readability”

Toshiba TEC, the imaging solutions provider, has introduced two new devices that the company says “ensure barcodes have a consistent level of quality and readability”

Microscan Appoints Regional Sales Manager For France Operations

Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, and verification solutions, has appointed Nicolas Rozencwajg as Regional Sales Manager for France.

Plant Exporter Credits Success to Vision Technology Solution

Plant exporter Floréac says it guarantees accurate shipments, reduces customer complaints and more than halves its credit note value thanks to the automated shipping verification on its plant trolleys based on Zetes' Vision Technology.

Smartphone Mobile Barcode Scanning Given Boost By Report

Scandit, developer of leading software-based barcode scanning solutions for smartphones, tablets and wearable devices, is the focus of a new industry white paper about mobile barcode scanning from VDC Research, the leading AutoID and Data Capture analyst firm

Mini RFID Set For LogiMAT Showcase

Look out for a new mini RFID label for metallic products in Stuttgart

New ‘Red Ledge Rfid Readiness’ Advisory Service Will Help Manufacturing, Logistics And Retail Companies Decide Whether Rfid Is For Them

Free service provides two hours of discovery consulting to measure the viability of RFID for a company

Microscan Announces the World’s First Browser-Based Barcode Reading Interface

Microscan announces the invention of the world’s first-ever web-browser-based barcode reading interface, WebLink.

IDENTEC SOLUTIONS rolls out new products and reorganizes for growth

New product launches, organizational restructure and R&D investment support IDENTEC SOLUTIONS’ end-to-end offerings for personnel safety, asset and vehicle locating in harsh and ultra-harsh environments

Microscan Announces Acquisition of Label Vision Systems (LVS)

Microscan Systems, Inc., an leader in industrial barcode reading and machine vision technology, has confirmed that it has purchased the trade and assets of Label Vision Systems (LVS) Inc.,

Red Ledge to Exhibit Latest Fast-Deployment Manufacturing Production System at PPMA 2015

Software application and engineering company Red Ledge is to exhibit its latest, fast-deployment manufacturing production system on business partner Fairfield Group’s Stand A21 at the PPMA 2015 event.

Cognex and Microscan Announce Settlement of Litigation

Cognex Corporation and Microscan Systems, Inc., announce a settlement of all outstanding litigation between the parties.

SATO’s PJM RFID Technology Integrated with BIT Consulting’s myMEDISET

Solution for orthopaedic implant vendors based on SAP software

SATO’s PJM RFID Technology Integrated with DiaAdmin Software

Tailored solution for diamond and gemstone dealers

Multimodal 2015: Public Launch Of Red Ledge Fast-Build Manufacturing And Logistics System

'Red Ledge Manufacturer’ uses end-to-end RFID and barcode data capture, suitable for multimodal supply chains

First Public Showing for Red Ledge Rfid Manufacturing Employee Tracking Solution at ‘Intralogistex’

Also demonstrating end-to-end RFID manufacturing & logistics production & warehousing system

Balluff goes digital with new app

Balluff, a leading global provider of sensors and industrial technology, has released a free catalogue app for both iOS and Android users.

Quake Global and Stanley Healthcare Enter into Strategic Partnership for Real-Time Location Systems

Quake Global and Stanley Healthcare today announced a partnership under which both parties will co-develop and deploy hybrid Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) for medical facilities incorporating passive and active Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) technologies.

SATO to showcase integrated Auto-ID tracking and tracing solutions for logistics at LogiMAT 2015

SATO, a leading global manufacturer of barcode printers and labelling systems, will showcase its latest Auto-ID tracking and tracing solutions for the logistics industry at LogiMAT (hall 5, stand F09), 10 – 12 February 2015 in Stuttgart, Germany, with its partners ID.SYS and Eikona.

Red Ledge to Develop RFID ‘Active Tag’ Solutions for Supply Chain and Manufacturing, Energy and Construction Higher-Value Asset Management

Active tag signal proactively warns of asset theft or movement, at a distance of up to 150 metres with no line of site, in harsh conditions

SATO to Showcase New Printer Modules and Complete RFID Solutions at Euro ID and ID World International Congress 2014

SATO, a global leader in barcode printing, labelling, and EPC/RFID solutions, is exhibiting at Euro ID and ID World International Congress (hall 4, stand B21), 18 – 20 November 2014 in Frankfurt, Germany, with its long-standing partner RFID-Konsortium.

SATO at the RFID Conference 2014: New Printer Solution and Technology for 100 Percent Transponder Detection

Innovative Solutions Enable Optimised Processes in Industry, Healthcare and Retail

Enso Detego presents its state-of-the-art RFID solutions at the Fashion live! exhibit of the newly opened GS1 Germany Knowledge Center

Enso Detego shows how modern RFID solutions can help meet the complex requirements of multichannel businesses.

I.D. Systems Appoints Former Qualcomm VP, Norman Ellis, As Chief Operating Officer

I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDSY), a leading provider of wireless M2M asset management solutions, has appointed industry veteran Norman Ellis to the position of chief operating officer. Mr. Ellis will be responsible for I.D. Systems' customer-facing operations, including sales, marketing, customer service, implementation and support.

Honeywell Celebrates Scanning Innovation On 40th Anniversary Of The Barcode

New Microsite Launched to Acknowledge Growth and Success of Barcode Scanning in Retail and Beyond

European Manufacturing And Services Company Inotec Invests In Red Ledge Rfid Asset Management System

Upgrade to RFID-led technology will support Inotec’s UK growth and diversification New environment to launch as “a showcase for RFID in action”

IDENTEC SOLUTIONS launches CTAS 7.0 Reefer system to automate entry-to-exit refrigerated container monitoring in ports

New generation wireless automated monitoring and control system will allow ports and terminals to fully automate reefer container management; first customers announced

TouchStar Provide Technology Upgrade to support NGF EUROPE’s Drive for Innovation

Warehouse Technology Upgrade to Support £4 million Investment in Europe’s First Fully Integrated High Tensile Glass Cord Manufacturing Factory

Toshiba Tec, Nordic Plus And Partners To Show Full Retail Life Cycle Of Rfid Tagged T-Shirt

Toshiba TEC and Nordic Plus have joined forces with expert partners Tyco, TRC, Smartrac, TexTrace, BT, and Retail Response to show the life cycle of a RFID tagged t-shirt as it moves through a modern retail environment.

Bluestar Europe Adds Mti Wireless Edge Solutions To Expand Product Offering

The Hague, The Netherlands. BlueStar Europe is pleased to announce its latest Pan-European partnership offering RFID antenna solutions from MTI Wireless Edge.

RFID On The Factory Floor

Imagine attaching tiny cameras to every product you sell. They are fastened on as soon as products are made, recording date and location of manufacture. They show where products are at any given time, when they arrived, how long they spent in a distribution centre, and who delivered them. They can show you size, colour, model and other item-specific details.

RFID Education Days

Bluestar Uk Rfid Education Days Unite Resellers And Vendors For Education, Training And Networking

Ctrack Launches Rfid Tracking Solution In Europe

Ctrack is to roll-out its integrated RFID monitoring system for the protection of high-value goods and assets across Europe. ISIS, developed in partnership with specialist designer and manufacturer of security seals Mega Fortris, will initially be launched in the UK, Holland and Scandinavia following the success of the security solution in South Africa and Asia Pacific.

Intelligent Logistics

Closing the loop on transferable assets in logistics with RFID

HID Global Showcases Its Industry Leading Portfolio of RFID Tags Designed for Durability and Reliability in Harsh Environments at Euro ID 2013

Innovative HID Global tag designs span from low frequency and high frequency to UHF that meet the wide array of today’s asset tracking requirements

RFID, the Revenue Stream Game-Changer

RFID creates confidence to change the make, store and ship revenue model for good

Port of Lyttelton automates straddle carrier tyre monitoring with IDENTEC SOLUTIONS

New Zealand port adopts real-time tyre pressure monitoring from IDENTEC SOLUTIONS and PressurePro to improve operational costs, efficiency and safety

British Red Cross and AIDC Solutions develop emergency response asset management system

Radio frequency RFID tagging technology to enable tracking and management of over 5,000 assets in multiple humanitarian aid programmes, worldwide --To be piloted in Red Cross international emergency response unit warehouse operation

Herzelia Medical Center Uses LogiTag's SmartCabinet RFID Solution

Hospital reports a 40% inventory reduction, 100% assets visibility, and a 0% expired stock in its cath-lab.


Smart RFID tag manufacturing makes reading next to metals and liquids a reality

SATO announces strategic investment in Nexgen Packaging

SATO, a leader in barcode printing, labelling, and EPC/RFID solutions, announced today its strategic investment in Nexgen Packaging, a global provider of apparel brand identification and packaging products.

Cargo-Carry Unit Mystery Solved

Statoil Awards Identec a Frame Contract for Cargo-Carrying Unit Tracking and Tracing

SATO latest whitepaper ensures RFID’s bottom line payoff

RFID implementation done right, results in real-life, bottom-line value! SATO, a global leader in barcode printing, labelling and EPC/RFID solutions, has published a whitepaper entitled Ensuring RFID’s Bottom Line Payoff, which looks at how companies investing in RFID tagging of their products can maximise the benefits of its capability to drive business process improvement, increase supply chain efficiency and ultimately improve bottom line results.

The Perfect Fit

Fashion retailers and RFID: how to make the move