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New RFID Wallet Launched with Purpose to Keep Your Travel Passport Safe

New RFID Wallet Launched with Purpose to Keep Your Travel Passport Safe

Travel products company, precheQ, has announced the launch of a new travel passport holder on Amazon. It is RFID blocking and helps to protect important items from theft, keeping them hidden during travel. As an all in one multi purpose travel organizer, it features numerous pockets, compartments and slots to help maintain order and contain […]

September 25 2016 | Posted in Consumer RFID, RFID News, Security RFID | Read More »

Worldwide NFC Transaction Market to Grow Over 50% by 2020

Worldwide NFC Transaction Market to Grow Over 50% by 2020

Technology market research company Research and Markets has released a new report on the international NFC transaction market. The report forecasts the global NFC transaction market to grow at a CAGR of 55.23% during the period 2016-2020. The report has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers […]

September 25 2016 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

Malibu Rum Launches Largest Global Campaign Using NFC-enabled Bottles

Malibu Rum Launches Largest Global Campaign Using NFC-enabled Bottles

Malibu, popular coconut flavoured rum, is  launching a new ‘connected’ bottle. Rolling out exclusively in Tesco at the beginning of September, the 40,000 ‘connected’ bottles use an entirely app-less technology called NFC (Near Field Communication); resulting in the largest global deployment of NFC on a consumer product in alcohol. This requires the user to do nothing […]

September 12 2016 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

Chuck E. Cheese to Start Using RFID Cards Instead of Tokens for its Games

Chuck E. Cheese to Start Using RFID Cards Instead of Tokens for its Games

Kids party & restaurant chain giant Chuck E. Cheese’s has partnered with RFID solutions provider, Semnox to install its premier RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) system in all stores to replace tokens. Together, they have recently completed installing the wireless system at over 100 Chuck E. Cheese’s locations nationwide. Chuck E. Cheese’s goal is to create positive, […]

August 28 2016 | Posted in Retail RFID, RFID News | Read More »

Major Airline Investing $50M in RFID Technology to Track Customer Baggage

Major Airline Investing $50M in RFID Technology to Track Customer Baggage

Delta Airlines recently announced its intention to adopt RFID technology via a $50 million (USD) investment to enhance baggage tracking at 344 stations worldwide. Instead of the traditional way of using hand barcode scanners to determine where the bag needs to go, RFID chips will be inserted into the tags which will automatically be read […]

August 18 2016 | Posted in RFID News, Transport RFID | Read More »

RFID Technology Responsible for Highest Revenue Share in the Global RTLS Market

RFID Technology Responsible for Highest Revenue Share in the Global RTLS Market

Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) have very accurate tracking capabilities making them very popular to increase business productivity.  RTLS are used to track various tools such as medical tools, containers, trailers and animals in real time. The location engine and object to be tracked have real time continuous communication which results in the generation of very […]

August 17 2016 | Posted in RFID Industry, RFID News | Read More »

Report: The Healthcare RFID Industry to Grow 25% Annually for the Next 5 Years

Report: The Healthcare RFID Industry to Grow 25% Annually for the Next 5 Years

In the next seven years it is expected that RFID usage is expected to rise in healthcare. The healthcare market is expected to witness USD $3.89 billion of RFID technology to monitor product and patient tracking until 2022. TexTrace RFID and Smart Face Technology are expected to be most popular and in demand to track […]

August 9 2016 | Posted in Healthcare RFID, RFID Industry, RFID News | Read More »

Hospitals in India to Adopt RFID Technology to Check Newborn Lifting

Hospitals in India to Adopt RFID Technology to Check Newborn Lifting

The Government General Hospital (GGH) In Guntur, a city in the state of Andhra Pradesh (also known as A.P) has become the first hospital to adopt RFID technology to prevent infant-lifting. The Government has introduced an RFID tagging system in which the mother and child are equipped with tracking tags. This initiative has been taken […]

August 7 2016 | Posted in Healthcare RFID, RFID News | Read More »

RFID Technology Being Used by The National Football League

RFID Technology Being Used by The National Football League

In the past year, The National Football League (NFL) and its players have been hooked to the internet via 2 radio frequency identification (RFID) chips on their shoulder pads which communicate their location data. The RFID tag which also measures speed, is made and sold by US-based Zebra Technology. This RFID technology allows for NFL […]

August 5 2016 | Posted in RFID News, RFID Technology | Read More »

Report: Mobile Wallet Industry Leveraging NFC Technology to Reach $635 Billion Globally by 2020

Report: Mobile Wallet Industry Leveraging NFC Technology to Reach $635 Billion Globally by 2020

Industry research and analytics firm Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Mobile Wallet and Payment Technologies: Global Markets” report to their offering. The global mobile wallet market reached $46.8 billion in 2014. The market is expected to reach $635.0 billion by 2020 from $113.5 billion in 2015, increasing at a compound annual […]

July 31 2016 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »