- 10 Presentations From RFID Journal LIVE! 2009
Speakers at the conference offered numerous case studies on monitoring assets, inventories, items, temperatures and more.
- Manufacturing Track
Manufacturing companies across many industries are using RFID to achieve major benefits, both in their supply chains and in their factory operations. This can be done cost-effectively by tracking reusable containers, work-in-process and finished inventory. This track focused on how leading manufacturing companies are using RFID to achieve benefits today.
- RFID Goes to College
Turkey's Sabanci University employs RFID technology to improve services for the students, faculty and administrative staff on its Istanbul campus.
- On the Trail of Hush Puppies
Indexport, S.A., the manufacturer and distributor of Hush Puppies footwear, employs RFID to accurately and precisely manage its real-time stock at its Spanish distribution center in Castellón. The system enables the company to efficiently fill customer orders and avoid stock-outs.
- Fit and Finish
Custom Cupboards, a manufacturer of kitchen, bath and office cabinetry, turns to RFID to streamline production.
- RFID Takes Hold in the U.S. Air Force
Robins Air Force Base, in Georgia, developed an RFID system to track critical aircraft components and tools, thus saving money and improving safety. The asset-tracking system has been deployed at five other bases and could become part of a standard solution in the Air Force.
- Maternity Apparel Maker Gives Birth to Smart Displays in Stores
Tomorrow's Mother says the RFID system provides timely, accurate inventory data, enabling the company to improve business processes and better meet customers' needs.
- Gunning for Change
Sig Sauer, a leading handgun manufacturer, is offering customers the ability to track weapons with a RuBee-based inventory management system.
- Building Defense Products With RFID
Northrop Grumman is deploying and testing RFID technology in a variety of projects to reduce costs, improve safety and increase customer satisfaction.
- The RFID Brick Road
Columbus Brick is using a real-time locating system to more efficiently manage inventory and the location of goods in its brickyard.
- From Farm to Fork
Norway's Nortura is using RFID to bring increased efficiency to meat production.
- Nordam Casts a New Mold With RFID
The aircraft parts manufacturer uses RFID to track and monitor its precision molds.
- A Towering RFID Project
Stafford Tower Crane is tagging all its tower cranes to ensure components are at the right construction sites in time for assembly.
- Wells' Dairy Milks RFID for Benefits
The nation's largest family-owned dairy-products manufacturer not only met Wal-Mart's mandate, but also developed an RFID system to drive improved performance and profits.
- RFID Contains Solution to Chinese Shipping Problems
China International Marine Containers recently launched an RFID pilot to track containers from its factory to the storage yard.