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:
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  • Insight into different tracking technologies i.e, barcode and RFID
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Metalcraft Recognized with Champion Award

Metalcraft, a leader in the identification products industry, has been recognized by United Way with 1 of 8 Champion Awards for Metalcraft's contributions and commitment.

Types of Barcode Labels

Barcode labels come in a variety of different sizes, shapes and materials. This article covers some examples of barcode types.

Chadd Blanchard Promoted to Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Engineer at Metalcraft

Chadd Blanchard has been promoted to our Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Engineer. His role will include cybersecurity threat assessment, incident response and security design/implementation.

Aaron Hobert Named Sales Support Engineer at Metalcraft

Aaron Hobert has been named the Sales Support Engineer at Metalcraft effective May 1, 2024. He will support our Territory Specialists and Inside Sales with technical assistance to develop/close opportunities.

Beyond RFID Tags: Top Questions About RFID Technology

We answer your top questions about RFID technology, including its definition, inventory management and cost.

What is an RFID Tag and what are they used for?

What is an RFID tag and what are the applications for one? This article answers some common questions we receive about RFID technology.

RFID Dry Inlays vs. Wet Inlays: Choosing the Right Tag for Your Application

RFID inlays come in various types, and this article breaks down how wet and dry inlays are designed for different applications.

Demystifying the RFID Inlay Manufacturing Process: From Concept to Card

Want to know how an RFID inlay is created? This article breaks down the process from designing to the finished product.

Cheap RFID Tags (and why they may not be as cheap as you think)

Everyone wants a cheap solution to their RFID tracking application, but cheap RFID tags often come up short of meeting expectations.

What is an RFID Tag and how do they work?

RFID tags can be a great asset tracking solution, but what exactly are they?

What is RFID (radio frequency identification) and how can it help my school’s asset tracking program?

Our RFID tags can provide a variety of benefits to your school, including enhanced operational efficiency and theft prevention.

Joint Press Release: Metalcraft Acquires UID Label Division of A2B Tracking to Expand Market Presence and Enhance Service Offering

Metalcraft and A2B Tracking announce the successful acquisition of the A2B Tracking UID Labels and Plates division by Metalcraft.