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 5, 2021

    Metalcraft to Launch New RFID Security Tag

    Consumers tend to believe in the integrity of most of the people and products they come into contact with and use. Occasionally, however, the…
  • 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,…
  • 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 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

    Custom Barcode Labels - QR and DataMatrix

    While there is a lot of hype (deservedly so) out in the marketplace right now surrounding QR code it is not the only 2D bar code symbology available…
  • November 19, 2019

    Durable Asset Tags - Metalcraft Quality Testing

    The crash test dummy is an icon of product testing that was especially popularized by public service announcements encouraging passengers to wear…