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  • PCTS, Radianse Team for Hospital Tracking Solution

    By Claire Swedberg

    The partnership brings together PCTS' patient- and asset-tracking software with Radianse's real-time indoor positioning solutions.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Andrew Price

    Calif. RFID bill headed for governor's desk; HF chips sales surpass half-billion mark, says report; Inside Contactless lands deal for 5 million cards; Barcoding Inc. buys Acuity ID; TrueDemand draws second funding round; Goliath Solutions joins EPCglobal.

  • Weyerhaeuser Snaps Up Printed RFID Startup

    Weyerhaeuser, the $22.6 billion conglomerate known to most as a timber company, today announced that it has acquired OrganicID, a developer of printed RFID. Financial terms were not disclosed.

  • San Francisco Airport OKs RFID Bag-Tracking Pilot

    By Mary Catherine O'Connor

    The six-month pilot is being deployed in collaboration with Asiana Airlines, Korean Air and Incheon International Airport in the hope of improving baggage handling.

  • Weyerhaeuser Acquires Tag Innovator Organic ID

    By Mary Catherine O'Connor

    The paper company says it acquired the Colorado startup to bring its printable RFID tag research and development in-house.

  • Omron Introduces New Gen 2 Inlays

    By Mary Catherine O'Connor

    The company says its Gen 2 inlays can be read in any part of the world.

  • Xterprise Provides RFID for Plastic Pallet Pool

    Intelligent Global Pooling Systems (iGPS), a startup that plans to offer an RFID-tagged all-plastic pallet pool, has selected Xterprise as its RFID solution provider. Xterprise will work with iGPS' manufacturing partners to embed RFID tags in the pallets, and will help design business applications for the company's pallet tracking system.

  • IDTechEx on RFID Adoption in China

    Research firm IDTechEx today released an assessment of RFID adoption in China. This article summarizes the key findings on standardization, impediments to adoption, the goverment's role, and the scale of Chinese deployments.

  • Patent Holder Sues Wal-Mart, Others

    By Andrew Price

    A company called RFID World claims that leading adopters using RFID for inventory control have violated its patent, and it is suing for damages.

  • Chinese Railway Switching to RFID Transit Cards

    By Mary Catherine O'Connor

    Finnish smart card provider Confidex has announced a five-year contract with the transit company for 125 million high-frequency payment cards.

  • HF RFID Market Sees High Growth and 125m Order

    While UHF RFID technology will eventually see enormous volumes from the supply chain and retail environments, those volumes have yet to materialize. In the interim it appears that the oft-neglected high frequency (HF) RFID is an exciting source of growth and demand.

  • Pro Hackers Take On RFID Down Under

    By Mary Catherine O'Connor

    An Australian firm has begun using its information-security consultancy to perform RFID system audits, which include probing vulnerabilities.

  • United Nations CIO to Speak at AIDC 100 Event

    By Andrew Price

    The CIO of the U.N. World Food Program will explain the challenges of managing a logistics organization that operates in 83 countries.

  • RFID Middleware Change is Certain, Direction is Not

    This is the final part of a three-part series that examines middleware and other RFID integration options and the issues surrounding them. This third installment questions whether RFID middleware has a place in a maturing RFID market and what role it might play.

  • German Baker's RFID Application Is Recipe for Success

    By Rhea Wessel

    Workers at Lebkuchen Schmidt are using tagged mixing kettles to make sure each batch of baked goods has the correct ingredients, in the proper amounts.

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