- Polo Ralph Lauren Store Gets Smart Fitting Rooms
The interactive fitting-room technology, provided by Oak Labs, is part of Ralph Lauren's adoption of RFID for customer-facing applications and inventory tracking.
- RFID News Roundup
GuardRFID unveils proximity tag exciter for room- or bed-level location ••• Bluewater Health selects Awarepoint RTLS ••• Texas A&M picks Apptricity RFID solution to manage Corps of Cadets uniforms ••• Norway Post expands implementation of Nedap's multi-access RFID solution ••• Thinfilm, Ypsomed partner on NFC-enabled injection systems for self-medication ••• Fujitsu outfits work van with RFID, GPS, sensors and more.
- Lucky Brand Uses RFID-Enabled Touchscreens to Provide Info, Assistance to Shoppers
The clothing retailer is RFID-tagging all inventory at two of its stores, so that customers can access information about a garment by holding it near the screen, as well as request assistance.
- Retailers to Share New RFID Case Studies at RFID Journal LIVE! Europe 2015
Marks and Spencer, Marc O'Polo, Moods of Norway, River Island and other industry leaders will be featured at the 11th annual European conference and exhibition.
- RFID News Roundup
CDO Technologies' RoadTag hits Denver streets ••• Cellotape, Smartrac and Thinaire team up on NFC-enabled magazine cover ••• Tyco Retail Solutions announces Sensormatic Synergy Series of security pedestals ••• Checkpoint Systems announces RF/RFID antenna for retailers ••• Eventbrite extends self-service ticketing platform via RFID.
- Century Link America Opens Doors for RFID Partners
The Chinese tag producer has launched a North American division to better meet the needs of systems integrators developing and ordering tags for customers' solutions, such as hybrid EAS-RFID systems for retailers.
- GIKS Mode to Open Seventh RFID-enabled Store
The Belgian retailer has already been using RFID to track nearly all of its merchandise at six stores and a DC.
- Generation Tux Finds RFID Well Suited to Its Mission
The new online tuxedo-rental business, launched by Men's Wearhouse's founder, ensures that customers get what they ordered, thanks to UHF RFID tags that identify each garment's shipment, return and usage history.
- Intel Unveils RFID System for Retailers
Levi Strauss has been piloting the Intel Retail Sensor Platform—designed to make RFID deployments easier and provide real-time inventory data—at one of its stores.
- Herman Kay Gains Packing Accuracy Via RFID
The coat and outerwear manufacturer finds that the technology makes it easier for workers to confirm that the correct garments were picked according to customer orders.
- Uniform Maker Sees a Market for CSL's Thread-Antenna Tag
Farbo Uniforms is developing garment-tracking solutions based on a novel passive UHF RFID tag with an antenna made of metalized thread sewn into a garment.
- RFID News Roundup
Clothing retailer F&F, SML Group partner to deploy RFID for improved inventory accuracy ••• NFL, Microsoft and Zebra take RFID-enabled player tracking to new app ••• NFC Forum designates UL as an authorized test lab ••• Apple joins the NFC Forum ••• InvoTech expands offices, adds staff to meet demand.
- RFID Journal Announces Exhibitors Participating at RFID in Retail and Apparel Event
RFID solution providers serving the retail, apparel, jewelry and accessories industries will share their latest innovations during the conference, being held in New York on Sept. 17.
- Harvard Museum, Remy Martin and Tulip Theme Park Adopt LabWerk's Beacon Solution
The Dutch company is also providing its mApp platform to Oregon's SamplingLab store, Italy's ZOOM Torino Biopark and the Panorama Berlin fashion exhibition.
- Tesco Deploys Tag-Reading Robot at Five Stores to Track F&F Clothing
The global retailer is one of a half-dozen companies trialing RFspot's robotic RFID reading solution to identify which goods are at what location throughout sales floors and storerooms.