- Using RFID to Predict the Future
The massive amounts of data that can be collected cost-effectively via radio frequency identification are enabling companies to anticipate and prepare for the future.
- RFID, People and Process
When the technology doesn't work, it is often now a result of improper training or a failure to follow processes rigorously.
- Creating Confidence in RFID Data
Companies are employing a variety of strategies to convince both staff members and senior management that information provided by radio frequency identification systems is accurate.
- Signs of Accelerating Adoption
Beyond public announcements of RFID deployments, there are plenty of trends that indicate the pace of adoption is quickening.
- Missing the RFID Adoption Wave
End users and solution providers that aren't prepared for a faster pace of adoption will lose customers to competitors.
- How RFID Adoption Will Accelerate
The pace of adoption will be driven by retail and then spread to other sectors.
- People Are the Differentiator
Retailers struggling with competition from websites should use RFID to free up employees to better serve customers.
- Reversing the Decline in Productivity
If companies begin investing again in new technologies, workers will become more efficient.
- Retailers Embrace RFID
Chains that sell apparel now realize radio frequency identification technology is an essential tool for maintaining accurate inventory, improving store execution and selling across all channels.
- RFID Is Not Just for Big Companies
Small companies, such as watch repairer Stoll & Co., can take advantage of radio frequency identification technology because it's easier to deploy than ever before.
- One Small Retailer Abandons RFID
It appears that poor-quality tags and poor process management were at fault.
- RFID Questions to Ponder
Many people have opinions about why RFID has not taken off more quickly. If you think you know why, or if you think you know what will stimulate the market, here are some questions to consider when evaluating your theory.
- End Users Must Balance Interests
Companies that want the short-term benefits of using RFID before their competitors should also consider the longer-term goal of promoting adoption within their industry.
- Products Outpace Solutions
It's exciting to see the rapid evolution of tags and readers, but end users are looking for solutions.
- Reflections on RFID Journal LIVE! 2015
Based on last week's event, it is clear that the state of the RFID industry is strong and adoption continues to gain momentum.