- The Year That Was
2011 saw some economic ups and downs, but many companies turned to RFID to track the locations of their products and assets—and to monitor their conditions.
- For Retailers, the Times, They Are a-Changin'
Apple and Macy's are adapting to changing conditions created by online retailers and more demanding customers, but RFID will be needed for retailers to truly compete.
- U.S. Apparel Retailers Drive RFID Adoption
Large and midsize retailers are moving forward with deployments, as the industry comes together under the VICS Item Level RFID Initiative to ensure that companies embrace standards and common best practices.
- RFID Can Aid Green Initiatives
Mission Foods, the winner of our first RFID Journal Green Award, shows that RFID technology can help companies reduce waste and lessen the impact they have on the environment.
- Gerry Weber Shows How Retailers Benefit From RFID
The winner of this year's RFID Journal Award for Best RFID Implementation is using the technology across its value chain.
- Collaboration Can Accelerate RFID Adoption
Competitors working together can speed up the adoption of radio frequency identification, by agreeing on standards and how to implement them—which benefits all players.
- VHA Moves Toward RTLS Rollout
The department that manages health care for U.S. veterans is doing a good job of planning a nationwide rollout to more than 150 medical centers.
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- Innovation Has Just Begun
As RFID reaches maturity and adoption begins to spread, companies are finding innovative ways to use the technology.
- Interoperability Is Possible
The GS1 US RFID Apparel Demo, staged at RFID Journal LIVE! 2011, showed that it is relatively easy to share data with supply chain partners.
- Learning From the RFID Learned
At RFID Journal LIVE! 2011, an unprecedented wealth of knowledge will be shared by end users with hands-on experience deploying real-world RFID systems.
- Awards Entries Show RFID Is Maturing
The submissions for the RFID Journal Awards in the end-user categories exemplify how the technology is being deployed in more sophisticated ways that add business value.
- Educating Apparel Retailers and Suppliers About RFID
RFID Journal LIVE! 2011 will feature a preconference workshop, an industry track and a supply chain demonstration—all designed to show the enormous benefits that can be achieved using radio frequency identification.
- What's in Store for 2011
This year will be marked by continued adoption of RFID in retail apparel, health care, manufacturing and other sectors.
- The Year of Value-Driven RFID Deployments
2010 might have been a turning point for radio frequency identification, in that end users finally discovered the technology's business benefits.