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  • Royal Freight Expects Trailer-Tracking System to Yield Greater Security

    By Claire Swedberg

    The shipping company is managing its fleet with new solar-powered units containing door and cargo sensors, to detect if a theft occurs en route.

  • RFID Journal Introduces New Online Community Site

    The company has relaunched RFID Connect, its free community Web site for end users, potential end users, consultants, academics and vendors interested in radio frequency identification.

  • 3M Launches Asset and Inventory Tracking System

    By Claire Swedberg

    The solution includes 13.56 MHz passive RFID tags, handheld and pad readers, and a hosted software application in which asset data can be stored online.

  • RFID Produces Ripe Rewards for Tasmanian Apricot Grower

    By Dave Friedlos

    Qew Orchards, the Southern Hemisphere's largest apricot producer, is using EPC Gen 2 RFID to track increases in efficiency, as well as properly compensate its fruit pickers.

  • San Jose Medical Center Installs ZigBee-based RTLS Across 10 Buildings

    By Claire Swedberg

    The Kaiser Permanente facility is tracking assets for preventative maintenance or clinicians' use, as well as for monitoring temperatures of cooling and warming devices.

  • Electric Company Gases Up on RFID

    By Claire Swedberg

    Horizon Utilities is using a low-frequency RFID system to monitor and authorize usage at its two Ontario fueling stations.

  • Finalists Unveiled for the Fourth Annual RFID Journal Awards

    The winners for the 2010 RFID Journal Awards, including Best RFID Implementation, Most Innovative Use of RFID, Best Use of RFID in a Product or Service, Best in Show and Special Achievement, will be revealed at LIVE!

  • RFID News Roundup

    Tagsys secures $12 million in venture funding; Albis Technologies adds ruggedized tags, ATEX EX certification and a handheld reader; CSL intros new module for RFID handheld that adds GPRS/GPS; Gerry Weber picks Nordic ID as handheld RFID supplier; Balluff intros tech services for RFID, networking and sensor projects; Venezuelan Marriott employs RFID-enabled locking system.

  • Retirement Community Gains Insight From RTLS

    By Claire Swedberg

    Technology from Intelligent InSites and CenTrak allows Rockhill Mennonite to know the locations of its residents and employees in real time, enabling faster responses to calls for assistance, as well as documentation of patients' activities and care.

  • Royal Food Import Expects E-Seals Will Save It a King's Ransom

    By Claire Swedberg

    The food importer will soon begin using Savi Networks cargo container seals to track the location and temperature of products being transported from factories overseas to stores in the United States.

  • Circuit-Board Maker Adopts RFID

    By Claire Swedberg

    NBS Corp. uses 125 kHz passive tags to provide visibility into the components it installs on its circuit boards, to assure its customers that each board was properly assembled and is traceable should a component fail or be recalled.

  • Thai Coal Importer Weighs RFID's Benefits

    By Claire Swedberg

    SCG Logistics is using an active RFID solution to track the weight of trucks before and after they load up with coal at a port facility in Thailand.

  • RFID News Roundup

    Invengo expands into Europe, announces new RFID-enabled jewelry tag; UMHS expands use of RTLS to track tissue; Confidex supplies contactless tickets to Atlanta transit authority; TazTag intros new TazCard contactless portable device with built-in ZigBee; Melexis, Proxima RF team up on RFID sensor kit; Sirit, RF Controls offer RTLS for EPC Gen 2 tags.

  • Geoffrey Moore to Discuss RFID Adoption Strategies

    The author of bestsellers Crossing the Chasm and Inside the Tornado will explain how RFID companies should approach the market to achieve short-term success and eventual hypergrowth.

  • Steel Products Maker Sees ROI in Six Months

    By Dave Friedlos

    Viraj Profiles, an Indian manufacturer of stainless steel products, is using EPC Gen 2 RFID tags to improve inventory visibility and shipment accuracy.

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