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
  • April 8, 2021

    RFID Tags or Barcode Labels - Which is the Better Asset Tag Solution?

    RFID tags or barcode labels? It's the age old question and depending on who you ask and what their relationship is to that particular tracking…
  • April 8, 2021

    Asset Tag Application Instruction Video

    There is always a right way and a wrong way to do things and that includes applying asset tags and labels.  Watch our demonstration video to make…
  • April 8, 2021

    Even Ben Franklin Knew the Importance of Tool Tracking

    “Lost time is never found again.”  ― Benjamin Franklin This quote attributed to Ben Franklin, who, along with  many impressive accomplishments,…
  • February 9, 2021

    The Universal RFID Asset Tag product line and key differentiation points

    Setting the standard for more than ten years, the Universal RFID Asset Tag product line continues to push the boundaries of customization and the…
  • December 8, 2020

    Beyond the Barcode: Selecting a Symbology for a Linear Barcode

    A barcode may look like just a funny pattern of lines and spaces, but it’s in how those lines and spaces are arranged and then subsequently decoded…
  • June 30, 2020

    From Foil To Embossed - 10 Custom Metal Tags For Different ID Applications

      It’s no longer a secret that every business needs to keep track of its assets to improve productivity. Asset tracking plays a central role in…
  • June 8, 2020

    Decide if You Need Custom Asset Tags by Answering These 5 Questions

      When you hear the term custom asset tags what does it mean to you? Is it a brand-new product customized to your specific application? Or is it a…
  • March 26, 2020

    Accurate Fixed Asset Management Systems Are Vital

    The fixed asset accounting function is somewhat of a backwater in most accounting departments.  Those companies that have a formal procedure for…
  • March 9, 2020

    RFID VS Barcode? That is the Question

    RFID or Barcode? Barcode or RFID? We’ve heard this question ever since we started working with RFID back in the early 2000s and there isn’t just one…
  • February 17, 2020

    Metalcraft Earns High Customer Satisfaction Score

    Customers Satisfaction Is Our Priority At Metalcraft, we have great customers and we work hard every day to keep them satisfied. We regularly survey…
  • November 20, 2019

    RFID Tags or Bar code Labels - Which is the Better Asset Tag Solution?

    RFID tags or bar code labels? It's the age old question and depending on who you ask and what their relationship is to that particular tracking…
  • November 19, 2019

    Hospital Asset Management

    Often times, when we hear from our healthcare customers, they are having issues keeping track of equipment and supplies that are necessary for them…