Zebra has released its MotionWorks Warehouse solution, which has been piloted for the past year to track when goods are received and reloaded in micro-fulfillment models, thereby making warehouse operations more efficient and reducing the risk of errors.
The em|echo-V combines passive UHF RFID and NFC in a single chip, which will enable new retail applications.
NFC system from Smartrac, SUKU authenticates COVID-19 test kits, PPE; Sensormatic Solutions helps retailers protect employees, customers during pandemic; Pod Group, Expeto form partnership to foster global IoT connectivity; Ardian acquires embedded IoT solutions provider Swissbit; TSC Printronix Auto ID, SOTI team up for printer management; STMicroelectronics joins Zhaga Consortium for NFC technology; Cartesiam updates its AI software for ST microcontroller development boards; Siemens Mobility, Ondas Networks partner on railroad IoT system.
The companies have partnered to deliver running water to homes in developing countries.
ISBC Group's Reflect42 is designed to transmit data up to 42 meters in industrial environments, enabling UHF RFID use for tracking assets and inventory in mines, factories and rail yards.
Companies can use particle-free conductive inks to print the electronics directly onto smart wearables rather than having to add them afterwards.
Without RFID, retailers don't know what they have in their stores or their supply chains; as a result, they are struggling to deliver the right goods to the correct customers at the proper time.
Cargocast's end-to-end solution is designed to operate seamlessly with a shipping company's existing system, with the aim of making technology deployment faster and more affordable.
How can the Internet of Things help with the COVID-19 crisis?
Internet of Things company Particle has released a solution that it says can serve multiple industries with minor customization, thereby reducing the cost of entry for companies tracking individuals, assets or inventory.