By July, the automaker's Oakville assembly plant will use active tags to track nearly 1,000 parts-filled trucks.
Alien says it is seeking a declaratory judgment to prove its RFID products do not violate Intermec’s intellectual property.
The German retailer has begun using Gen 2 EPC technology at a number of its RFID-enabled locations.
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The mining and energy industries face numerous challenges, many stemming from the dangerous work that's done in harsh terrain. RFID could bring several benefits at once, including protecting workers and the environment, tracking expensive assets and boosting productivity.