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  • Belgian Clothing Retailer JBC Using RFID at 144 Stores

    By Claire Swedberg

    Checkpoint RFID tags, readers and middleware enable the retailer to track when goods arrive at and leave its distribution center, as well as check inventory on store shelves.

  • RFID Passes the Sniff Test at Sephora's Flash Boutique

    By Claire Swedberg

    Parisian shoppers say they enjoy using the NFC RFID system to get more info about perfumes they sample while in the store, and to fill a digital shopping cart with the products they want to buy.

  • Animal Shelter Uses RFID to Fetch Mall Shoppers' Attention

    By Claire Swedberg

    An ad campaign for the Battersea Dogs and Cats Home utilized passive UHF tags and readers to make outdoor digital signs interactive, causing a dog displayed on the signs to follow shoppers as they walked by.

  • KLM Maintenance Cuts Parts' Packaging Costs With RFID

    By Mark Roberti

    Working with packaging supplier Nefab, the MRO provider is tracking cases and boxes used to transport airplane parts to and from customers, lowering packaging costs by 50 percent.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Beth Bacheldor

    Kurt Salmon, Tyco Retail Solutions showcase 1:1 retailing experience ••• Fujitsu introduces Bluetooth smart beacon for IoT solutions ••• Invengo releases UHF RAIN RFID mobile phone reader ••• Schreiner Services rolls out RFID-enabled road-maintenance solution ••• IDTronic markets UHF RFID solution for race timing, event management ••• Lakes Region General Hospital deploys Hugs infant-protection solution ••• Gaylord Palms installs Kaba networked RFID door locks.

  • Registration Now Open for RFID Journal LIVE! 2016

    By RFID Journal

    RFID Journal's 14th annual conference will be held on May 3-5, in Orlando, Fla., and will feature more than 50 case studies presented by leading end users, as well as solutions from more than 200 technology companies.

  • Deutsche Post Offers RFID-based Envelope Tracking for International Mail

    By Claire Swedberg

    The postal carrier's customers in Germany can attach tags to envelopes and similarly sized parcels, in order to receive updates regarding their shipments' whereabouts.

  • In Aarhus, RFID Triggers Traffic Lights When Bikes Approach

    By Claire Swedberg

    The Danish city is testing a system provided by RFID company ID-advice that turns the light green when it detects the presence of a bicycle at the intersection.

  • Wireless Headband Eases Discomfort at Southern Hills Hospital

    By Claire Swedberg

    The Las Vegas facility is trialing a system that measures a patient's brain waves and—based on that data—delivers games, music and video content via a tablet in order to lessen pain, anxiety or nausea.

  • Kyocera Hopes Sensor-based Service Will Promote Healthier Lifestyles

    By Claire Swedberg

    The Japanese electronics company is offering Daily Support—a solution for tracking physical activity, sleep and food intake—to employers, health-care providers and insurance companies.

  • RFID Helps Target Transform Holiday Shopping Experience

    By Mark Roberti

    Visitors to the retailer's Wonderland popup store in Manhattan receive RFID tokens that allow them to shop without a cart or basket and, instead, create a digital list of items they want to buy.

  • RFID Well Suited for Lebanese Menswear Company

    By Claire Swedberg

    Pellini is tagging its merchandise at the factory—enabling its stores to inventory goods on a daily basis, ensure stock counts are accurate and up-to-date, and eliminate the need to have excess merchandise onsite.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Beth Bacheldor

    Smartrac announces retail-optimized inlays based on Impinj Monza R6-P chip ••• Touch Technologies' r-touch UHF reader docks with iOS devices ••• DHL Global Forwarding intros mobile app for cold-chain tracking ••• Checkpoint Systems' UNO labels combine RF EAS and Ucode 7 RFID chip ••• Redpoint launches new RTLS badge for construction workforce safety, productivity ••• Phychips unveils RED line of UHF RFID reader modules ••• IDTronic offers silicone RFID-enabled sports wristbands.

  • Kiev Shopping Center Tests Leantegra's RTLS-Beacon Solution

    By Claire Swedberg

    Art Mall is testing a system that employs Bluetooth and ultra-wideband technologies to track the locations of shoppers and merchandise, in order to provide a variety of services.

  • Municipalities Use RFID-based WISTAR to Take Out the Trash

    By Claire Swedberg

    The passive UHF RFID system, from SSI Schaefer and SeedSpark, is enabling several million carts to be tracked each time they are emptied or repaired.

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