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RFID Journal covers RFID manufacturing technologies and applications that help businesses save money by better managing work in process, assets and inventory and improve shipping accuracy.

Clothing, Car-Cover Manufacturers Track Work-in-Progress via RFID

The companies are using an NFC-based system from Shopfloor to view who completed which tasks, in order to identify assembly bottlenecks, facilitate quality control and monitor worker productivity.

Manufacturing Case Studies

Volvo's Global RFID Initiative

The auto manufacturer shifts production into a higher gear, driving improvements and cost savings.

Manufacturing Features

RFID and Productivity Growth: Behind the Economic Statistics

Companies using radio frequency identification to automatically track and manage assets are lowering costs, increasing revenue, and improving customer satisfaction and employee morale.

Manufacturing Editor's Notes

Aerospace and Defense Catch Up on RFID

For years, adoption in these sectors was limited. But now, requirements by Airbus, Boeing and the U.S. Department of Defense have led suppliers to deploy the technology.

Manufacturing Expert Views

Embedding RFID Tags Into Wearables

RFID technology represents an easy and efficient method for authenticating wearable devices, and for storing important information about those products.

Manufacturing Best Practices

The Big Picture

Companies large and small must take a strategic approach to deploying RFID enterprisewide, so the technology can solve their current problems and sup­port their long-term goals.

Manufacturing How To Articles

How to Benefit From the Internet of Things

RFID lets businesses make smart connections, to automate processes, improve customer loyalty and cut costs with remote monitoring.

Manufacturing Videos

Manufacturing White Papers

  • Increase Your Food Manufacturing Efficiency With RFID
    Published October 2016
    In the food industry, RFID can increase traceability and reduce spoilage, shrinkage and over-buying. Element ID explains how the technology can be used for receiving, production, work-in-progress storage, shipping and warehousing. (6 pages)
  • Globalized M2M and IoT Connectivity
    Published July 2016
    More than 13 billion connected devices are estimated to exist, with more than 5.5 million new ones coming online daily. The challenge many enterprises face with an ever-growing network of connected "things" is how to effectively capture and channel the data being exchanged. EMnify explores machine-to-machine (M2M) connectivity, how IoT applications are enabled by M2M technology, the existing options for IoT connectivity, and data management and security for manufacturers preparing for a global deployment of internet-enabled devices. (18 pages)
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