Looking for the latest information on Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)? Or maybe you have questions on a specific application. Either way, the Metalcraft Asset Tracking Blog has got you covered. This valuable resource contains helpful articles and answers to questions posed by customers just like you trying to solve their toughest identifying and tracking problems.

With over 70 years of experience, we’ve accumulated massive amounts of education information to help customers better understand the importance of implementing an asset tracking system that works specifically for their application. Sharing knowledge to help advance the industry – that’s ID Made Better®.

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In Metalcraft Asset Tracking Blogs, you will find:
  • Helpful tips on different project Implementations
  • Information of new Metalcraft products
  • Insight into different tracking technologies i.e, barcode and RFID
  • Detailed product comparisons and guidance on when to use which prouct
  • Educational Industry Information
May 17, 2022

Ultimate Guide to Asset Tracking

Everything you need to know about asset tracking
May 12, 2022

UID Labels and Labeling Simplified

Unique Identification, or UID, is a required asset identification program set up by the US Defense Department (DoD). Metalcraft has helped customers with their UID compliance for nearly two decades.
May 9, 2022

Your Guide To RFID Tags

What are RFID tags and what are they used for? We answer that and a whole lot more in the guide to RFID tags
April 28, 2022

Custom Hang Tags Offer Flexibility and Versatility for a Variety of Applications

When your asset has nowhere to attach a traditional asset tag, Metalcraft's custom hang tag is the perfect solution-either hanging from the asset or attached with mechanical fasteners, hang tags are a versatile option for your challenging application.
April 19, 2022

Everything You Wanted To Know About RFID Badges

RFID badges are a secure, efficient tool to allow or manage access to events or museums. They can even be used as a cashless payment system!
March 30, 2022

RFID Windshield Tags: Access to New RFID Applications

Whether used to manage access to parking facilities, as part of a loyalty program at a car wash or for rental car tracking, RFID Windshield Tags are unobtrusive, effective and can even be destructible.
March 28, 2022

Introduction to Barcode: 1D and 2D Barcode Symbologies

Just what is a barcode and what are the different kinds we use? We answer that and much more in our introduction to barcode blog.
January 13, 2022

Stickers vs. Asset Labels: What's The Difference?

Stickers .... asset labels .... to us they are two different things. In our blog we take a look at both the difference and similarities and why it should matter to you.
December 6, 2021

Celebrating RFID!

Help us get an official National RFID Day on the calendar so we can recognize the many ways this technology impacts our lives every day.
October 29, 2021

Serialization Engine - Data Management by the Numbers

A number's not just a number when it comes to asset tracking. Serial numbers hold key information when it comes to keeping equipment running smoothly, product warranties and avoiding unnecessary expenses.
October 8, 2021

Top Questions to Ask When Deciding to Use an Integrator for your RFID System Installation

Knowing what to ask when looking for an integrator to implement your RFID system is important to a successful install.
October 5, 2021

What Does Asset Tagging Really Mean?

What is an asset tag and why is it important? We break it down and explain and help you choose the right solution for your application.