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11:04 am | Markham-based RFID Canada has announced the distribution of the Slimline multi-purpose RFID antennas in the Canadian market. These high performance RFID antennas are manufactured by New Zealand-based RFID antenna designer Times-7. Some of...

March 5 2015 / No comment / Read More »

11:09 am | RFID technology manufacturer and developer SMARTRAC has launched SENSOR DOGBONE, the industry’s first passive UHF RFID moisture-sensing inlay, at LogiMAT 2015. This innovative product results from SMARTRAC’s cooperation with sensor specialist RFMicron. The...

March 2 2015 / No comment / Read More »

08:59 pm | GE Global Research, GE’s (NYSE: GE) technology development arm, today announced a significant technological achievement in a project to develop next-generation, cost-effective sensors for cargo shipping for detecting chemicals used in explosives or...

February 25 2015 / No comment / Read More »

10:52 pm | The NFC Forum and Strategy Analytics today unveiled the results of a comprehensive retail research report and web survey on mobile consumer engagement and purchases, revealing the needs and preferences of today’s mobile-centric...

February 22 2015 / No comment / Read More »

12:41 am | ACT (Advanced Card Technologies) Canada has presented Clearbridge Mobile with the prestigious IVIE Award for its development of Tim Hortons’ TimmyMe mobile wallet application. The deployment marks a 1st in North America to...

February 19 2015 / No comment / Read More »

06:10 pm | (RFID World Canada) Confidex Ltd., a Finland-based RFID technology leader, announced Toronto-based RFID Canada as a distribution partner in the Canadian market for the distribution of Confidex’s large Ultra High-Frequency (UHF) and High-Frequency...

February 16 2015 / No comment / Read More »

04:20 am | Secure identification technology giant HID Global gave its outlook on technology trends for 2015, as well as other anticipated developments across key vertical industries in the secure identity marketplace. The 2015 assessment may...

February 9 2015 / No comment / Read More »

06:25 pm | ABI Research forecasts that global SIM card shipments will reach 5.2 billion units in 2014, marking a revitalizing 5.32% increase from 2013. LTE, NFC, and M2M have successfully paved their way into the...

February 1 2015 / No comment / Read More »

03:05 am | Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s to help launch Apple Pay; same-day delivery to be piloted in fall 2014; new POS technology and customer service enhancements in testing; new apps, web functionality and mobile wallet launched;...

January 26 2015 / No comment / Read More »

03:27 am | Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of a compact and lightweight wearable ring-type device that offers handwriting-input functionality and a reader for near-field communications (NFC) tags. Wearable devices have been making inroads...

January 23 2015 / No comment / Read More »

04:35 am | GS1 US has released a new guideline called the “Tagged Item Performance Protocol” (TIPP) to help the retail sector consistently define, test and verify the performance level of Electronic Product Code (EPC®)-enabled Radio...

January 19 2015 / No comment / Read More »
RFID Technology

Low Profile & High Performance Multi-Purpose RFID Antennas Designed to be Used with Most UHF Readers »

Low Profile & High Performance Multi-Purpose RFID Antennas Designed to be Used with Most UHF Readers 11:04 am | Markham-based RFID Canada has announced the distribution of the Slimline multi-purpose RFID antennas in the Canadian market. These high performance RFID antennas are manufactured by New Zealand-based RFID...

March 5 2015 / No comment / Read More »
RFID News

Low Profile & High Performance Multi-Purpose RFID Antennas Designed to be Used with Most UHF Readers »

Low Profile & High Performance Multi-Purpose RFID Antennas Designed to be Used with Most UHF Readers

11:04 am | Markham-based RFID Canada has announced the distribution of the Slimline multi-purpose RFID antennas in the Canadian market....

March 5 2015 / No comment / Read More »

First Passive UHF RFID Moisture-level Sensing Inlay »

First Passive UHF RFID Moisture-level Sensing Inlay

11:09 am | RFID technology manufacturer and developer SMARTRAC has launched SENSOR DOGBONE, the industry’s first passive UHF RFID moisture-sensing...

March 2 2015 / No comment / Read More »

Battery-Free, Wireless RFID Sensors Used for Explosives & Chemical Detection in Cargo Ships »

Battery-Free, Wireless RFID Sensors Used for Explosives & Chemical Detection in Cargo Ships

08:59 pm | GE Global Research, GE’s (NYSE: GE) technology development arm, today announced a significant technological achievement in a...

February 25 2015 / No comment / Read More »

Study: Mobile Savvy Shoppers Prefer NFC over Competing Alternatives when Shopping »

Study: Mobile Savvy Shoppers Prefer NFC over Competing Alternatives when Shopping

10:52 pm | The NFC Forum and Strategy Analytics today unveiled the results of a comprehensive retail research report and...

February 22 2015 / No comment / Read More »
Wavetrend RFID Solutions

RFID Tags Help to Trace Foraging Habits of Bees »

01:38 pm | Radio frequency identification (RFID) tags were attached to hundreds of bees by scientists interesting in tracking bee foraging habits. The main discovery made as a result of weeks of tracking is that some bees are much busier than others. Scientists found that about 20% of honey bees brought home more than half of the nectar...

August 8 2014 / No comment / Read More »
RFID Tags Help to Trace Foraging Habits of Bees

How a Canada-based Company Uses RFID & Logistics Practices from Industrial Supply Chains to Help Hospitals »

05:08 am | (RFID World Canada) As RFID becomes widely adopted by private industries such as supply-chain, agriculture and retail, the healthcare industry is becoming increasingly aware of the benefits of RFID technology for its efficiency measures in tracking and tracing items. A variety of benefits including the administration and authenticity of drugs, patient tracking, tracking of surgical...

December 29 2014 / No comment / Read More »
How a Canada-based Company Uses RFID & Logistics Practices from Industrial Supply Chains to Help Hospitals

RFID Enables Garbage & Recycling Industry to Increase Collection Efficiency »

01:32 am | (RFIDWorld.ca) HID Global readers have been chosen by the AMCS Group, a  supplier of software solutions to the waste and recycling industry to help customers optimize their waste management processes, reducing costs. HID Global’s technology enables improved data collection reporting and tracking, resulting in an increase in waste collection efficiency and enhanced customer service. HID...

November 23 2012 / No comment / Read More »
RFID Enables Garbage & Recycling Industry to Increase Collection Efficiency

Battery-Free, Wireless RFID Sensors Used for Explosives & Chemical Detection in Cargo Ships »

08:59 pm | GE Global Research, GE’s (NYSE: GE) technology development arm, today announced a significant technological achievement in a project to develop next-generation, cost-effective sensors for cargo shipping for detecting chemicals used in explosives or other hazardous materials at shipping ports. GE, in partnership with the Technical Support Working Group (TSWG), a U.S. Interagency program for research...

February 25 2015 / No comment / Read More »
Battery-Free, Wireless RFID Sensors Used for Explosives & Chemical Detection in Cargo Ships

Tim Hortons Mobile App is First HCE – NFC Deployment in Canada and Set to Accelerate Mobile Payments »

12:41 am | ACT (Advanced Card Technologies) Canada has presented Clearbridge Mobile with the prestigious IVIE Award for its development of Tim Hortons’ TimmyMe mobile wallet application. The deployment marks a 1st in North America to pioneer the commercial roll-out of a closed-loop cloud-based mobile payment solution that utilizes HCE (host card emulation) and NFC (near field communications)...

February 19 2015 / No comment / Read More »
Tim Hortons Mobile App is First HCE – NFC Deployment in Canada and Set to Accelerate Mobile Payments

Government RFID

National Institute of Standards and Technology Makes Case for RFID Forensic Evidence Management

National Institute of Standards and Technology Makes Case for RFID Forensic Evidence Management »

05:42 am | RFID tags & devices that can transmit data over short distances to identify objects, animals or people–have become increasingly popular for tracking everything from automobiles being manufactured on an assembly...

December 8 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Whitepapers & Case Studies

Understanding Passive RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) Technology »

Understanding Passive RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) Technology

04:45 am | RFID Canada is a leading technology provider with 25 plus years’ experience in providing solutions including barcode, passive and active RFID (radio...

January 6 2013 / No comment / Read More »

Case Study: Tracking Inventory of Goods in Sports Retail Store with RFID Software »

Case Study: Tracking Inventory of Goods in Sports Retail Store with RFID Software

03:46 am | (RFID World Canada) As the major sporting goods store in a busy ski and resort area, Mammoth Outdoor Sports (Mammoth) was challenged...

September 19 2012 / 1 comment / Read More »
Case Study: Chemotherapy Patient Movement Management via RFID at Sunnybrook’s Odette Cancer Centre

Case Study: Chemotherapy Patient Movement Management via RFID at Sunnybrook’s Odette Cancer Centre »

01:17 am | The Issue: How do you make the waiting room experience more palatable for chemotherapy patients waiting for treatment? With this question in mind, Administrators at the Odette Cancer Centre at...

April 18 2013 / No comment / Read More »

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