- 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.
- Changing Perceptions of RFID
I am hearing from many people who say more companies seem to "get" radio frequency identification—and for good reason.
- VCs Rediscover RFID
Deals are still hard to find, but interest has been rekindled by large-scale deployments in retail, manufacturing, health care and other sectors.
- Observations from NRF's Big Show, Part 2
RFID solution providers showed off some "secondary" retail applications.
- Observations From NRF's Big Show, Part 1
There was more interest in RFID applications, and solution providers are enhancing their systems so they scale more easily across a chain of stores.
- How RFID Could Save Retailers $42 Billion Annually
A new study shows retailers lost $128 billion globally to theft, fraud and administrative error, but radio frequency identification technology could reduce that amount by as much as 40 percent.
- Why End Users Should Discuss Their RFID Deployments
If the RFID market flourishes, companies will achieve greater benefits.
- How to Grow the RFID Market, Part 1
There is only one way to do it, which is to convert one company at a time until we achieve critical mass.
- The World Is Different
Efficiencies once unimaginable are now being achieved by companies using radio frequency identification technology.
- Next Up: A Passive UHF Reader in Your Phone
Apple's embrace of NFC means all new phones will have an RFID reader—but they also need to be able to read Electronic Product Codes.