- EPC in Fashion at Marks & Spencer
Marks & Spencer will test the Auto-ID Center's RFID technology in a pilot that could lead to the tagging of 350 million apparel items a year.
- Rafsec Offers Embedded RFID Tags
The Finnish company has developed transponders that can be embedded in plastic containers during the injection molding process.
- RFID Helps to Perfect Order Picking
Figleaves, a UK-based Web site that sells intimate apparel, plans to expand its use of RFID to eliminate errors at its warehouse.
- 1-Cent RFID Tags for Supermarkets
Inkode is partnering to develop supermarket applications for its low-cost chipless RFID tags.
- New Smart and Secure RFID Labels
French smart card developer ASK is offering flexible smart labels based on its smart card technology.
- GlobeRanger Demos RFID Platform
Supply chain software provider GlobeRanger has been showing off a new RFID component for its iMotion wireless application platform.
- Two Days at the Alien Academy
RFID Journal Editor Mark Roberti recently attended Alien Technology's RFID course. Here's his report.
- Peer-to-Peer: RFID's Killer App?
A Finnish company has developed peer-to-peer technology that enables companies to share real-time product information, regardless of the RFID tag used.
- EPC Moves Forward at 13.56 MHz
Tagsys and Philips recently demonstrated the benefits of using high-frequency EPC tags on smart shelves.
- Alien Ponders Second RFID Plant
Alien Technology, a startup making low-cost RFID tags, is considering building a second production facility in North Dakota.
- New Remote RFID Labeling System
Manhattan Associates and Zebra Technologies have teamed up to enable companies to print RFID labels over the Internet.
- New Ink for Printed RFID Antennas
A startup says it has developed highly conductive inks that can be printed on paper at high speeds.
- RFID Benefits Span Supply Chain
New business cases published by the Auto-ID Center suggest that RFID will have widespread benefits.
- Flint Bets on Printed RFID Antennas
Flint Ink is investing several million dollars in a new facility that will develop inks for smart packaging.
- Checkpoint Bridges EAS-RFID Gap
New line of EAS products can be upgraded to handle radio frequency identification tags.