- 10 Predictions for 2016
This will be a good year for the RFID industry, especially for companies selling systems to retail and apparel businesses.
- How I Fared on 2015's Predictions
The RFID industry made progress, but not as I had expected.
- It's the Best of Times—and the Worst of Times
Adoption of radio frequency identification technologies is picking up, but the number and size of projects are still too small to keep some RFID companies from going under.
- What Could Slow RFID Adoption?
Despite the advancements in the technology during the past five years and the expanding number of companies proving the business case for RFID, there are issues that could inhibit wide-scale use.
- RFPs Yet Another Sign of Growing Demand for RFID Solutions
RFID Journal has been posting more requests for proposals and receiving more requests for assistance than ever before.
- 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.
- The Tortoise and the Unicorn
Radio frequency identification technology has been slow to catch on, but it's a better investment than chasing the mythical unicorn.
- Marketing Mistakes By RFID Vendors
At this stage of market adoption, selling RFID is still about targeting those companies interested in investing in a relatively unproven technology.
- Hooking Up End Users and Solution Providers
It's driving me crazy that RFID vendors don't understand how to find companies that are looking for their products.
- What Does a Whole RFID Product Look Like?
It would be unobtrusive and easier to deploy, and would deliver information about the approximate locations of tagged goods.
- Betting Your Career on RFID
As radio frequency identification matures and gains traction, being an advocate for the technology becomes less of a gamble.
- RFID for All
We need simple applications that make it easier for companies to get started using radio frequency identification technology.
- 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.