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RFID Journal LIVE! 2014 to Feature IEEE Co-located Event

February 6, 2014 - 7:00am
For the seventh year in row, LIVE! will host the premier event for sharing timely research results in all areas of RFID technologies and their applications.

Global Aviation Maintenance Company Tracks Tools via RFID

February 5, 2014 - 7:00am
The system makes it easier for the firm to account for every tool, helping to eliminate the possibility of foreign object damage, and to manage the maintenance of the tools themselves.

Air-Trak Brings Visibility to Waste Management

February 4, 2014 - 7:00am
Specialty Solid Waste & Recycling, a California trash collector, has been using Air-Trak's RFID-enabled WasteConnect solution to record which bins its trucks pick up, and where.

U.S. Biologics Distributor Markets RFID Solution to Its Customers

February 3, 2014 - 7:00am
FFF Enterprises believes its Verified Inventory Program-Consignment system can lower a hospital's costs by automating the inventorying and monitoring of blood products, vaccines and pharmaceuticals stored in cabinets located onsite.

Paparazzi Pass Lets Ski Resort Visitors Take Slope-Side Selfies

January 31, 2014 - 7:00am
The solution includes Bluetooth beacons and software provided by SimplyRFID, and an app from DejaView Concepts that lets people capture and then view action videos taken of them.

Mainspring Healthcare Offers New Workflow Solution to Go With New Name

January 31, 2014 - 7:00am
The company, previously known as St. Croix Systems, is supplying hospitals with a single software platform to manage multiple technologies, including RTLS and passive UHF RFID tags, to track the movements of goods and people, as well as sensor data.

RFID News Roundup

January 30, 2014 - 7:00am
HID Global intros 'smallest high-frequency direct-bonding technology'; InvoTech, T-Y Group provide tagged-linen system to Miami's Grand Beach Hotel Surfside; Thinfilm acquires Kovio, opens Silicon Valley NFC Innovation Center; Delage protects luxury leather-goods brand via Selinko's NFC solution; Spanish transport company implements NFC ticketing system from Aditium; Phone Halo unveils BLE-enabled tag, app for tracking personal items.

RedBite Plans Launch of Cloud-based Solution for Managing RFID Data

January 30, 2014 - 7:00am
The company's RedEdge solution is already being used by an international postal organization, enabling hundreds of readers installed at locations around the world to be managed remotely.

TECO Integrates RFID Technology Into Its Air Conditioners

January 29, 2014 - 7:00am
The system not only tracks work-in-progress and the supply chain movements of the air conditioners the company makes, but also collects data about the appliances' operation.

GS1 US Releases Data Hub to Help Retailers Decode RFID Tags, Bar-Code Labels

January 28, 2014 - 7:00am
With the GS1 Data Hub, retailers or other users could input a Global Trade Item Number or a company prefix and identify which product supplier provided that item, as well as help verify the accuracy of data related to the tag or label, and the corresponding merchandise.

Hong Kong Leather Goods Company Boosts Sales With RFID

January 27, 2014 - 7:00am
The manufacturer of the Fortune Duck brand of purses and bags is using passive UHF tags to track goods from the point of manufacture to the point of sale, raising inventory accuracy by nearly 10 percent.

Iotera Develops Active RFID Tag With 4-Mile Read Range

January 24, 2014 - 7:00am
The tag, which has a built-in GPS receiver, will be offered in consumer and enterprise versions, enabling users to identify a tag's location via an Iotera RFID reader and a hosted application.

RFID News Roundup

January 23, 2014 - 7:00am
Dutch shoe company Wolky to affix RFID labels on shoeboxes during production; Concord Hospital implements Logi-D replenishment system; Balluff offers new performance-based training for RFID; Fluensee rebrands as TrackX, announces investment; William Frick & Co. adds 3D printing services for rapid prototyping of tags; SITA implements NFC-enabled boarding pass system at Schiphol Airport; AccelerateNFC begins inaugural class, Startupbootcamp ends first program.

Madshus Embeds RFID Tags in Nordic Skis

January 22, 2014 - 7:00am
The company is embedding NFC RFID inlays in its Champion series, not only to track work-in-progress at its factory, but also to ensure retailers sell the right skis to a customer and provide buyers with product and usage information.

LIVE! 2014 to Feature Keynote Presentations from Airbus and the Veterans Health Administration

January 22, 2014 - 7:00am
RFID Journal's 12th annual conference and exhibition will be held on Apr. 8-10 in Orlando, Fla.

SML Group Adding New RFID Test Centers, Tag Manufacturing Capacity

January 21, 2014 - 7:00am
The company will expand its RFID tag development capabilities and tag manufacturing capacity in Europe, the United States and Asia, as it predicts strong growth in item-level tagging for food, jewelry, cosmetics and garments.

Netc Launches EmbraceRF Solutions for Tracking Storage Media and Other Assets

January 21, 2014 - 7:00am
The solutions include a version that will work on smartphones and tablets paired with a Bluetooth-enabled handheld EPC Gen 2 RFID reader.

Ctrack Markets RFID-based Cargo-Tracking Seals in Europe

January 20, 2014 - 7:00am
The technology, known as ISIS, enables companies to record which goods are loaded onto and removed from a particular truck—information that can be coupled with sensor data about the location of the vehicle itself.

Motorola Introduces All-New Fixed Reader

January 20, 2014 - 7:00am
The FX7500 is designed to deliver improved performance in business environments at a competitive price.

Xtreme RFID and Vizinex Jointly Market Rugged Passive UHF Tag

January 17, 2014 - 7:00am
The Allied VX-Mid tag incorporates Vizinex's Sentry tag, as well as a rugged encapsulation molded to the tag by Xtreme RFID, to render it impervious to impacts, dirt and fluids, while boasting a read range of about 25 feet.