- COVER STORY
- The Business-IT Connection
The success of any RFID project in any industry requires close collaboration between the operations and technology teams.
- VERTICAL FOCUS
- Nerves of Steel
Manufacturers and suppliers that deploy RFID to track and manage steel slabs, pipes and other assets say the benefits are well worth the work.
- PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS
- ATEX RFID Tags
Vendors are certifying their tags so companies that operate in potentially explosive environments can track and manage assets and items.
- EDITOR'S VIEW
- Working Together to Turn Information Into Business Value
Companies need to work collaboratively toward achieving a successful RFID deployment.
- Making RFID Easier for Retailers
Solution providers are addressing employee issues that have arisen as retailers deploy the technology in more stores.
- More Apparel Retailers Want to Jump Into the RFID Game
To help companies get up to speed quickly, RFID Journal LIVE! will provide retail workshops and tracks, featuring practical information and real-world case studies.
- Calculating the Benefits of RFID
Apparel retailers have a tool to determine the potential return on investment.
- OUT IN FRONT
- RFID Could Track Oil Spills Under the Ice
A solution that combines acoustic technology and satellite tags could help cleanup crews locate spills trapped under moving ice floes.
- OUT IN FRONT
- RFID May Ease One Aspect of Breast Cancer Surgery
A research team has developed a tag, in the form of a tiny pellet, that could be inserted into the tumor during a biopsy.
- TUNED IN
- Consumers Rule!
Shopping habits revealed during the 2014 holiday season will likely propel many retailers to adopt RFID.
- SOFTWARE SAVVY
- Teamwork Overcomes Challenges
Operations and IT departments must work together to develop a detailed blueprint for deploying RFID.
- HEALTH-CARE BEAT
- Hospitals Embrace Passive Applications
Health-care managers pave their own path to RFID adoption.