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New Mount-on-Metal Printable RFID Labels Make Daily Based Item-Level Tracking Easier

New Mount-on-Metal Printable RFID Labels Make Daily Based Item-Level Tracking Easier

Toronto-based RFID Canada has begun introducing Silverline Mount-on-Metal Printable Labels in the Canadian market. These labels use high performance RFID technology and designed to be versatile. They are also simple-to-use with the ability to be attached on any surface, including metal. Some key details and features of these mount-on-metal printable RFID labels include: • The […]

December 18 2014 | Posted in RFID News, RFID Technology | Read More »

RFID Canada Partners with Times-7, Becoming Canadian Distributor of Slimline RFID Antennas

RFID Canada Partners with Times-7, Becoming Canadian Distributor of Slimline RFID Antennas

Times-7, a New Zealand based and manufacturer of ultra high frequency (UHF) RFID antenna technology announced that it has partnered with Toronto-based RFID Canada, the leading provider of RFID technology in Canada. Times-7 are specialists in RFID antenna design and manufacturing with patented and award winning UHF antenna products called SlimLine. RFID Canada is Canada’s largest […]

December 18 2014 | Posted in RFID Industry, RFID News | Read More »

Will Canadian NFC Digital Wallet UGO Be Able to Compete with Apple Pay

Will Canadian NFC Digital Wallet UGO Be Able to Compete with Apple Pay

UGO Mobile Solutions L.P. announced the availability of UGO Wallet: an open digital wallet application that enables consumers to start replacing credit cards and loyalty cards from their physical wallet with a simple, secure digital payment method on their smartphone. UGO Wallet is a free app and available now for download from BlackBerry World and […]

December 16 2014 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

NFC Technology Gives Pearl Jewelry Ability to Keep Memories

NFC Technology Gives Pearl Jewelry Ability to Keep Memories

The NFC (Near Field Communications) empowered Momento Pearl™ from Galatea is the first cultured pearl to contain near field communication technology, allowing a user to create a tailored voice message that can be played when the pearl is tapped against a compatible mobile device. Taking smart jewelry to a completely new, emotional level, the patent-pending […]

December 14 2014 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

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

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 line to zoo animals in transit to their new homes. Now, thanks to a new NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) report, the next […]

December 8 2014 | Posted in Government RFID, RFID News | Read More »

UHF RFID Tags Enabled for Easy and Remote Identification of Stolen Bikes

UHF RFID Tags Enabled for Easy and Remote Identification of Stolen Bikes

The solution, named CycloSafe, was developed around a clever idea to equip mailmen of bpost with mobile reader devices to track and locate lost bicycles. The solution uses passive UHF (ultra-high frequency) RFID technology with 2 Confidex Silverline Slim™ RFID tags installed on the frame of the bike to enable easy and remote identification of […]

December 8 2014 | Posted in Retail RFID, RFID News | Read More »

Toshiba Introduces Low Power ICs For Bluetooth Devices With NFC Tag Functions

Toshiba Introduces Low Power ICs For Bluetooth Devices With NFC Tag Functions

Toshiba America Electronic Components, (TAEC) launched a low power consumption, dual-function Integrated Circuit (IC) that supports both Bluetooth® Low Energy (LE)1 and Near Field Communications (NFC) Type 3 Tag functions2. The TC35670FTG has been designed for use in Bluetooth Smart3 devices such as sensors, toys and, most notably, touch-and-start smartphone accessories and wearable healthcare devices. […]

December 3 2014 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

Global Barcode Printers Market Will Grow 9% Annually To $3.81 Billion By 2020

Global Barcode Printers Market Will Grow 9% Annually To $3.81 Billion By 2020

The global barcode printers market is expected to reach USD 3.81 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Increased demand for mobile barcode printers is expected to drive market growth over the forecast period. Implementation of bar-coded wristbands for personal identification in hospitals and events has augmented the demand […]

December 3 2014 | Posted in RFID Industry, RFID News | Read More »

Worldwide NFC Market Growth Driven By Infusion of New Technology Over the Next 5 Years

Worldwide NFC Market Growth Driven By Infusion of New Technology Over the Next 5 Years

The global NFC market is expected to see strong and fast growth across various application verticals over the forecast period of 2014 to 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research. Rapid technological advancement and high mobile smartphone demand due to technology standardization is expected to positively impact NFC market growth. Demand for […]

November 16 2014 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

Passive RFID Sees Growth of Over 1 Billion Tags in 2014 to Almost 7 Billion

Passive RFID Sees Growth of Over 1 Billion Tags in 2014 to Almost 7 Billion

Market research and events firm IDTechEx find that the passive RFID tag market is now seeing tremendous volume growth – more than five years later than the industry had expected. Most of the growth is based on retailer adoption of UHF RFID for shelf-level stock replenishment, with the latest example being fashion retailer Zara recently […]

November 6 2014 | Posted in RFID Industry, RFID News | Read More »