- RFID News Roundup
Checkpoint releases circular tag for health, beauty products; boosts production capabilities ••• Farsens unveils prototype RFID sensor tags ••• RFID, RTLS adoption to rise in warehouses, according to Zebra study ••• Startup reelyActive launches Bluetooth-enabled customer-tracking service ••• STiD unveils two new UHF RFID tags for aerospace, oil and gas industries ••• GS1 UK survey shows growing RFID adoption by apparel sector ••• Radley and Smart Label Solutions announce partnership.
- Alien Releases New IC With Longer Read-Write Range, Error Protection
The company's Higgs-EC chip and inlays, as well as an Android-based handheld reader, are all designed to accommodate the rapid growth of item-level RFID tagging and the need to read those tags in high volumes.
- Craft Brewery Uses Beacons to Draw Customers to Its Taps
Schlafly's app employs Juxtad's TapTalker technology to send push notifications to individuals who come within range of a beer tap fitted with a beacon.
- RFID News Roundup
TexTrace, Eximia partner on mobile solution for fashion brand protection ••• Turck offers smartphone app, U Grok It handheld reader to industrial customers ••• Smart Technology Group announces UHF RFID lanyard ••• Low-cost RFIDcoder cloud-based service aims to simplify tag encoding, decoding ••• SML Group releases smaller RFID inlay with Monza R6 chip for retail.
- Avery Dennison Aims to Deliver Product Info Via RFID, Bar Codes
The Janela Smart Products Platform will enable consumers and businesses to scan product labels, provided by Avery, and access related information delivered by EVRYTHNG's cloud-based software.
- RFID Journal Highlights Some of the New Products Being Demonstrated at LIVE! 2016
Among the products being displayed at the conference and exhibition will be those from Avery Dennison, NXP Semiconductors, Omni-ID and PAL Robotics.
- RFID Brings Lululemon's Inventory Accuracy to 98 Percent
The yoga and sports apparel retailer has increased its e-commerce sales by tracking the locations of millions of goods as they move throughout its stores.
- RFID News Roundup
View Technologies announces new smart antenna for smaller locations ••• Mojix expands into Latin American markets ••• Bell Mobility offers BeWhere beacon-based RTLS to Canadian market ••• S.C.'s Pour Taproom installs RFID-enabled beer taps ••• Halton Healthcare deploys Stanley Healthcare's AeroScout RTLS.
- RFID Journal LIVE! 2016 to Feature Six Preconference Seminars
This year's topics will include content for the energy and retail sectors and IT professionals, as well as RFID-enabled smart products, and warehouse and inventory management—plus, RFID Journal University.
- Five Guys Uses Sensors to Keep Things Fresh
The burger franchise is installing battery-powered wireless sensors in all of its restaurants' coolers, prep rooms and milkshake machines to ensure the proper temperatures of its ingredients.
- RFID Cage Frees Up CYBRA's Customers
CYBRA says its reader portal is helping apparel companies to quickly accomplish a range of tasks, such as disabling unneeded RFID tags, tracking seasonal workers' performance and identifying merchandise's country of origin.
- Gieves & Hawkes Installs RFID to Prevent Shrinkage, Track Inventory
The U.K. men's wear retailer is using a solution from Catalyst to invisibly secure the doorway at its two newest stores, and to make sure its products are always in stock.
- Idolink Brings Smart Apartment, RTLS Solutions to U.S.
The systems are already in use in Korean apartment buildings, as well as at health-care, retail and industrial sites.
- Leaders Representing Retail and Apparel Industries to Discuss RFID's Benefits at RFID Journal LIVE! 2016
Executives from lululemon athletica, Levi Strauss & Co., Macy's, Marks & Spencer, Sport Zone and other companies will share deployment lessons and strategies.
- Beacon Technology Attracts Gardeners to Connecticut Flower Show
Prides Corner Farms featured a BLE solution from Sunrise Marketing to draw consumers to booths exhibiting its products at last month's event, while attendees gained coupons, special offers and eligibility for a prize.