Alien Technology's Glint tag, designed with jewelry and cosmetics tagging in mind, also includes a feature allowing the tag to extend its read range further, by using the metal material of an item to which it is attached.
The SIR-2012-L is a high class RFID desktop reader/writer and is designed to read and write various HF tags. Supported Tag types are ISO15693, ISO18000-3 or Fujitsu FRAM. The very flat reader/writer with integrated antenna comes with an outstanding performance and a modern design. The housing of the SIR-2012-L is specially designed for environments where high expectations for appearance and feel are required, such as office environments, configuration of access control systems or payment systems. With small dimensions of 300mm x 250mm x 23mm the SIR-2012-L can be ideally intergrated into the infrastructure.
Banana Belt self-installed a Truecount-designed system consisting of tags, readers, software and a printer-encoder.
At its plant in Tonawanda, N.Y., the automaker is using bolts with embedded passive RFID tags from Balluff to ensure no mistakes are made during the machining process, and to create a record of the completed procedures.
Xerafy upgrades on-metal inlays and labels with more flexible material; Round Rock signs licensing agreements with Impinj, Tyco, Technology Solutions UK Ltd.; U.S. Department of Defense phases out legacy active tags; more than 150 grocery stores to deploy inMarket Bluetooth beacons; midsize retailers most likely to see value in item-level tagging, RSR study shows; tags comprise half of global RFID market, TechNavio says; cold temperatures can cause RFID cattle tags to break, PAMI researchers warn.
The company's 12th annual conference and exhibition will include preconference seminars and workshops focused on RFID's use in various industries.
The Swiss clothing company has installed virtual shopping kiosks so that customers can shop not only for garments at its flagship store, but also for those available via its website, as well as receive personalized services and promotions.
A solution from Dwinq let attendees automatically post pictures taken of them with friends, and with the movie's stars.
The program, launched in October to meet demand from the nation's RFID professionals and companies that hire them, is designed to provide a means for participants to demonstrate their knowledge in the field of radio frequency identification.
The Power 1 and Power 400 tags are designed to provide a long read range—typically, 100 meters—in extremely harsh environments.
The licensing firm says it now has agreements with at least 90 percent of all EPC tag suppliers to the U.S. market, and will focus its future efforts on educating RFID suppliers and end users, to ensure the patents are honored.
Farsens unveils battery-free RFID liquid-sensing tag; TSL adds wrist-mount and holster accessory options for its 1128 UHF RFID reader; NXP brings NFC badges to 2014 International CES; Knapp speeds up fulfillment process for Klingel's warehouse and Next Group's DC; Comprion launches robot solution for automated NFC testing.
The event's organizers have selected a new RFID solution from Vendini, which is providing RFID wristbands, handheld and fixed HF readers, and hosted software for managing access control and ticketing data.
The passive RFID card has a built-in fingerprint scanner to verify a user's identity and make sure that only authorized personnel gain entrance to a facility.
The state requires that growers, processors and retailers of medical or recreational marijuana use EPC Gen 2 passive RFID tags to authenticate and identify each plant or product.
A trial of RFID-enabled hand-washing stations has allowed supervisors to view usage and takes steps to promote compliance, while personnel can view their own performance and that of their colleagues.
The German RFID hardware vendor has moved into a larger facility in the state of Georgia, in anticipation of strong demand for NFC RFID contactless-payment technology in point-of-sale terminals, kiosks and vending machines.
Phychips unveils new Arete RFID readers for phones, tablets; Zebra's Zatar IoT cloud platform to integrate with Entigral's TraxWare software; Ekahau's RTLS reduces emergency response times at Danish elder-care center; NiceLabel acquires its North American distributor, Niceware International; Nor-Lea Hospital District to enhance patient flow via Versus RTLS.
RFID Journal is now accepting submissions. The winners will be announced at LIVE! 2014, in April.
The state's transportation department is using passive EPC Gen 2 UHF RFID tags to help it better identify the exact locations of the buried sensors it employs to test various road-construction materials and processes.