- A Year of Ups and Downs
The economic tumult dominated the news in 2008, but there were still many positive developments in the RFID industry.
- A Better Year Ahead
Demand for RFID hardware, software and services will be stronger in 2008, but don't expect the volume of products purchased to soar.
- Winners and Losers in the RFID Market
Here's how smart RFID companies will survive the current economic downturn.
- When the Going Gets Tough...
…the tough become smarter and leaner, by investing in a corporate infrastructure that can deliver lasting benefits.
- An Update on EPC RFID Adoption
Some leading adopters of EPC RFID say they wish they were further along, but are comfortable with the progress they've made to date.
- The Value Is in the Data
Many Sam's Club suppliers still don't understand how Electronic Product Code systems and standards enable companies to improve the way they do business.
- DOD Soon to Reveal Its RFID Progress
The U.S. Department of Defense has been fairly quiet regarding its RFID rollout over the past two years, but it soon plans to showcase some of what it has been up to.
- Big RFID Deals and Their Meaning
Do Impinj's purchase of Intel's RFID reader chip business, and Checkpoint's acquisition of OATSystems, indicate we're about to see a wave of consolidation within the RFID industry?
- Where Do You Stand On RFID?
Help us benchmark best practices and adoption trends, and learn how your company rates compared to others in your industry.
- When Oil Is $200 a Barrel
As the price of raw crude soars, companies must find ways to reduce transportation and other costs. RFID could help.
- Good Strategy for a Bad Economy
Former GE CEO Jack Welch says a bad economic climate is the best time to invest in new technologies.
- The Importance of Good Journalism
Honest coverage of RFID and other new technologies is important—but, unfortunately, all too rare.
- Evangelizing RFID
It's not about the technology—it's about what the technology can do.
- Tracking the RFID Market
RFID Journal is launching a new report to help technology providers and end-user companies better understand the state of the market for RFID products and services.
- Give Your Views to the EU—Now!
The European Commission is proposing requirements that could dramatically curtail the benefits of RFID technology, so end users and vendors need to submit comments before April 25.