Home Internet of Things Aerospace Apparel Energy Defense Health Care Logistics Manufacturing Retail

News

  • Researchers Testing RFID for Protecting Endangered Plants

    By Claire Swedberg

    The University of Kent's conservation and electronics departments have completed in-house testing of a UHF RFID system to detect the presence of tagged cycads—and to send alerts if a tag stops transmitting, which could indicate a possible poacher.

  • County College District to Track 90,000 Assets With RFID

    By Claire Swedberg

    The system, provided by Radiant RFID, will enabled the Dallas County Community College District to manage location data about assets ranging from computers to farm animals, and to integrate that information with its own management software.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Rich Handley

    SATO Healthcare partners with Mie University Hospital to develop patient wristbands, establishes group company in Taiwan ••• Datalogic offers new readers, temperature logger ••• MSS Software intros ultra-rugged mobile readers ••• TagMaster unveils mini UHF reader for access control ••• Imec debuts plastic NFC tag.

  • Asian Art Museum Enhances Visitor Experience With BLE Beacons

    By Claire Swedberg

    The museum, using technology from Cuseum, has been providing location-based content for app-using visitors, while its long-term goals include ticket purchasing, membership drives and possibly RFID-enabled tools.

  • Suzuken Group Deploys RFID-Enabled Coolers for Drug Tracking

    By Claire Swedberg

    The system, provided by ASD Healthcare, was piloted for 18 months, and now will include approximately 1,000 coolers at distribution sites, hospitals and drug stores.

  • Infinite Biomedical Technologies Releases HF Version of RFID-Enabled Prosthetic Hand With Locking Capability

    By Claire Swedberg

    The company has developed the morph2 to be a smaller, lighter version of its predecessor, enabling wearers to identify an object and adjust the hand's grip accordingly.

  • Prime Vision to Offer RFID-enabled Packaging System

    By Nathaniel Prince

    The solution provider hopes to improve tampering detection and tracking for packages by using Near Field Communication technology.

  • LIVE! 2017 to Feature RFID Professional Institute Certification and Fast-Track RFID Training Course

    By RFID Journal

    RFID Journal's 15th annual conference and exhibition will offer attendees the chance to become Institute-certified, as well as provide training in RFID deployment and applications development.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Rich Handley

    Identiv launches high-security HF RFID access-control cards ••• Vizinex RFID releases tag for mounting on multiple surfaces ••• Keonn Technologies intros interactive display and product cross-selling system ••• Microsoft offers new blockchain product-tracking project ••• Red Ledge launches open RFID- and IIoT-ready asset-management system ••• Bristol ID Technologies expands management team.

  • RFID Stacks Up for Paper Roll Management

    By Claire Swedberg

    Arab Paper Manufacturing is employing a UHF-based solution from Saudi RFID integrator Tanweer United Co. to identify rolls of paper products stacked four rolls high in warehouses and then loaded onto trucks.

  • Food Company Pilots UHF RFID to Enhance Pig Life History

    By Claire Swedberg

    Tönnies Livestock's RFID technology is tracking the life cycles of about 100,000 pigs from birth to slaughter, to identify their health and treatments as they are born, fattened and butchered, thereby creating a health identification for each animal and providing analytics for farmers so they can adjust their methods.

  • Arvind Uses RFID to Smarten Up Arrow Dress Shirt

    By Nathaniel Prince

    The textile company's garment has an NFC tag embedded in its left cuff, enabling a wearer to share his business card and social-media pages with others, as well as launch a music playlist.

  • DynaLogger Provides UHF RFID Temperature and Moisture Tracking

    By Claire Swedberg

    Brazilian company Dynamox's new product is a reusable RFID-enabled sensor that can track moisture and temperature levels in a supply chain and provide the sensor-based history to authorized users equipped with RFID readers.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Rich Handley

    RFID Consortium, Convergence Systems Ltd. enter patent portfolio license ••• Thinfilm, Beneli AB partner to offer NFC label conversion services in Europe ••• River Island awards Byways Group exclusive RFID label supply contract ••• CISC Semiconductor releases compact test equipment for RFID ••• NXT-ID chooses Nordic Semiconductor's wireless BLE and NFC module for smart cards, wearables ••• Silicon Labs acquires Wi-Fi company Zentri ••• Terso Solutions to lead panel on health care, inventory automation using RAIN RFID technology.

  • Detego, IER Offer Joint RFID-enabled Solution for Fashion Industry

    By Nathaniel Prince

    The companies say the system can greatly improve efficiency and inventory visibility.

PREMIUM CONTENT
Case Studies Features Best Practices How-Tos
RFID JOURNAL EVENTS
Live Events Virtual Events Webinars
ASK THE EXPERTS
Simply enter a question for our experts.
TAKE THE POLL
JOIN THE CONVERSATION ON TWITTER
Loading
RFID Journal LIVE! RFID in Health Care LIVE! LatAm LIVE! Brasil LIVE! Europe RFID Connect Virtual Events RFID Journal Awards Webinars Presentations