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  • Time Domain Puts UWB on RTLS Users' Radar

    RFID Update's continuing series of profiles of industry companies looks at Time Domain, which pioneered UWB technology as a government contractor before setting its sites on the commercial RTLS market.

  • RFID Helps Ringnes Track Beverage Shipping Containers

    By Claire Swedberg

    The Norwegian beverage maker is using EPC Gen 2 UHF RFID tags to track its reusable containers as they are shipped, filled with products, to retailers, and then returned empty to its distribution center.

  • Taiwan Customs Officials Adopt RFID-enabled Container Seals

    By Dave Friedlos

    Officials at Kaohsiung Harbor, Taiwan's busiest port, have introduced the seals with EPC Gen 2 chips to improve security and reduce the need for officers to escort cargo containers.

  • DASH7 Alliance Forms to Advance Active RFID Standard

    The DASH7 Alliance is a new organization that formed to promote the use of active RFID technology that conforms to the ISO 18000-7 standard. The organization wants to further technical development, facilitate and certify interoperability, and promote new uses of the technology.

  • Coca-Cola Bottle Maker Adds RFID to the Mix

    By Beth Bacheldor

    Southeastern Container is leveraging an EPC Gen 2 RFID system to track thousands of bins packed with plastic tubes used to make soda bottles.

  • RFID Helps ZF Friedrichshafen Maintain Factory Infrastructure

    By Rhea Wessel

    At its automotive transmission plant in Saarbruecken, Germany, workers use RFID to identify and record the repair history of motors that power its conveyor systems and other machinery.

  • Highlights from Baird's RFID Monthly for March

    Baird has published the March edition of . The company is now publishing content on a rolling basis to the website , so you can check there for updates over the course of the month. Today's article offers highlights.

  • RFID Journal Launches RFID Journal Español

    The company has partnered with LOGyCA, a Colombian logistics services and consulting firm, to publish a Spanish-language version of the RFID Journal Web site.

  • Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital Tracks Trays Packed With Surgical Instruments

    By Beth Bacheldor

    The Illinois hospital, which serves approximately 9,000 patients per year, is using an active RFID-based real-time location system to track and find trays assembled for specific procedures.

  • Starbucks Brews Up Coffee Machines With Contactless Payment Technology

    By Beth Bacheldor

    The coffee company is employing USA Technologies' RFID-based payment terminals in one-cup brewing machines designed for use in business offices.

  • Georgia High School Football Teams Put RFID Into Play

    By Claire Swedberg

    With the ultimate goal of preventing heatstroke, the teams have been testing helmets containing Hothead RFID-enabled temperature sensors.

  • RFID Weekly News Roundup March 19, 2009

    Product releases and technology innovations highlighted this week's news, including international standards and developments that link RFID with cell phones, sensor networks, medical devices, Zigbee, ultrasound tracking and more.

  • At Nelson Lodge, RFID Will Unlock More than Doors

    By Mary Catherine O'Connor

    At the new hotel, located at Canada's Revelstoke ski resort, guests use RFID key cards to access their rooms. In the future, they will be able utilize the cards—or even cell phones—to ride lifts, rent equipment and partake of meals, spas and other amenities and services.

  • RFID News Roundup

    Cubic, ViVOtech make NFC-enabled POS readers for transit systems; WaveMark, Noblis integrate systems for medical device recall management; GlobeRanger secures $8.3 million in funding; Barcoding Inc. builds RFID tech center; XIO Strategies gets passive RFID contract from U.S. Army FCS.

  • WiFi Coverage Helps Ekahau Find RTLS Opportunity

    This installment of our coverage of innovative companies and people in the RFID industry spotlights Ekahau, whose singular focus on the WiFi market has created a spectrum of possibilities.

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