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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 »

Fujitsu Launches UHF RFID Tags for Fashion Apparel and Accessories

Fujitsu Launches UHF RFID Tags for Fashion Apparel and Accessories

Fujitsu has announced today that it has developed a new, low cost, Ultra-High Frequency (UHF) RFID tag suitable for fashion apparel, garments, and accessories. The new Fujitsu WT-A522L Fashion tag, which is about the size of a typical shirt collar stay, is virtually imperceptible when installed in the sheerest of garments. Fujitsu will be showing […]

January 14 2016 | Posted in Retail RFID, RFID News, RFID Technology | Read More »

Levi Strauss & Co. Teams Up with Intel to Test RFID in Stores

Levi Strauss & Co. Teams Up with Intel to Test RFID in Stores

The popular jeans retailer Levi’s® has been piloting RFID technology with the help of technology giant Intel to develop a proof of concept that delivers near real-time inventory monitoring in our Levi’s® Plaza Store in San Francisco. With this collaboration, Levi’s has the ability to provide almost 100% inventory visibility due to constant scanning capabilities. […]

October 9 2015 | Posted in Retail RFID, RFID News | Read More »

New RFID Software Platform Utilizes the Power of Real-Time

New RFID Software Platform Utilizes the Power of Real-Time

A software framework is now available that enables solution providers to access real-time data for the billions of items incorporating RAIN RFID (Passive UHF) tags in retail, manufacturing and logistics.The  new inView Platform is from View Technologies, a joint venture between Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. and RF Controls. Through the combination of its patented Echo […]

September 23 2015 | Posted in RFID News, RFID Technology | Read More »

Retail Giant Target Plans to Increase Guest Experience with New RFID Technology

Retail Giant Target Plans to Increase Guest Experience with New RFID Technology

In a recent blog post on the Target corporate website, Keri Jones, Executive Vice President of Global Supply Chain and Operations discussed Target’s plan to start using RFID technology. Keri explained how it was a really exciting time to be in retail, thanks to extraordinary developments in technology that have made it possible to create, […]

June 7 2015 | Posted in Retail RFID, RFID News | 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

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 | Posted in RFID News, Transport RFID | Read More »

Global Sourcing of RFID Tags Market Forecasted to Grow 22.4% Annually for Next 3 Years

Global Sourcing of RFID Tags Market Forecasted to Grow 22.4% Annually for Next 3 Years

Between the years of 2013 and 2018, analysts in a report by ReportsnReports.com predict that the global sourcing of RFID tags market will grow at a CAGR of approximately 22.4 percent. An increase in the number of Radio-frequency identification (RFID) applications which has emerged in the last couple of years in several end-user segments such […]

January 7 2015 | Posted in RFID Industry, 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 »

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 »