Metrc has added four more U.S. states to its portfolio of customers that leverage its RFID-based solution to create a record of each plant and package of cannabis, then track the product throughout the supply chain.
Michigan State University's Axia Institute has been building membership in the technology and healthcare industries as it tests RFID, identifies use cases, develops best practices and supports an interoperable system to share product data.
The Wi-SUN Alliance, representing Internet of Things-based wireless mesh technologies, conducted a study that finds more than nine in 10 respondents believe adoption is necessary to remain competitive, and that deployments are becoming more complex.
The AIDC standards group is strategizing plans to reach out to a larger audience about technologies such as RFID, regarding not only standards but also regulation and successful use cases.
GS1 US is launching a quarterly best practices program with a panel discussion in March, which will bring together industry experts to foster peer-to-peer learning and networking.
Companies need to commit to building a better future by constructing RFID solutions based on a single standard for each supply chain.
The retailer has instructed suppliers of apparel, shoes, baby gear and accessories, as well as some household products, to apply UHF RFID tags to the products it sells.
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A decade after pulling the plug on the technology due to a lawsuit, the retailer is implementing radio frequency identification technology once again.
The general merchandise giant is using the technology to manage apparel inventory, while issuing a mandate that its home products suppliers provide tagged goods by September 2022.