Feature Articles

  1. MIT's Small Aerial Drones Relay RFID Signals To Track Merchandise
    9/1/2017

    Small, aerial drones that relay radio frequency (RF) signals could be used by retailers to more efficiently locate merchandise stored in large warehouses, according to Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) researchers who developed the system.

  2. RFID 101 + Pros And Cons
    8/14/2017

    If putting data into computer databases with little to no human intervention sounds appealing to your company, radio-frequency identification may be for you. Radio-frequency identification, otherwise known as RFID, is a technological tool that reads tags, identifies information about the object the label is attached to, and enters this information into a computer database. This technology is similar to barcoding; however, RFID systems are able to store much more information than traditional barcodes.

  3. The EPC Mandate ROI Guide
    5/11/2017

    Today, many retailers are promoting omnichannel retail initiatives in order to offer their services and products to more consumers on more marketing platforms. It’s no secret that retailers with growing omnichannel initiatives see strong benefits with RFID from the DC to receiving to the back room, and the selling floor.

  4. Transformative Technology Changing Manufacturing — Is RFID The Competitive Advantage You Need?
    1/6/2017

    At one time it was enough to just streamline operations to become more “Lean”. And those lean initiatives helped many manufacturers get through financial crises and economic downturns. Process automation and barcoding made a significant impact, but even the right mix of efficiency and business systems isn’t enough with today’s advancements.

  5. Singaporean Researchers Aiming To Boost RFID Security
    12/29/2016

    Singaporean scientists are researching various methods to beef up the security capabilities of RFID (radio frequency identification) technologies as these become more ubiquitous.

  6. How Existing Healthcare Tech Combined To Improve The Patient Experience
    11/13/2015

    A new offering combines RFID, voice recognition, cloud, and Web-based mobile technologies to provide multiple benefits to providers.

  7. RFID, Voice Recognition, Mobile, And Cloud Transform Clinical Documentation
    10/8/2015

    Post-EHR era application automates physician EHR documentation, patient check-in, and traffic flow. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. Tractica: Wearable Payments Could Total 500 Billion+ Annually By 2020
    8/26/2015

    It’s no surprise wearables including smart watches, fitness trackers, and wristband devices are growing in popularity.

  9. RFID And Its Growing Importance To Your IT Clients
    7/14/2015

    Radio frequency identification (RFID) is set to revolutionize and reinvent the shopping experience, according to advisory firm KMPG.

  10. Target Set To Implement RFID Price Tags
    5/27/2015

    Implementation should be complete by 2016 and is anticipated to improve inventory management.