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
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  • Insight into different tracking technologies i.e, barcode and RFID
  • Detailed product comparisons and guidance on when to use which prouct
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  • August 12, 2021

    Metalcraft launches Inlay Innovation for RFID inlay design, fabrication

    MASON CITY, IOWA (August 3, 2021) – Metalcraft announced Inlay Innovation, a wholly owned subsidiary focused on custom RFID inlay design, testing and…
  • April 9, 2021

    3 Reasons RFID Tags Maintain Business Health

    Intimate association with identification tags came for some at reception during military boot camp.  On issue, the identification tag, or dog tag,…
  • April 9, 2021

    7 Ways RFID Could Improve Work In Process For Conveyor Systems

    The everyday WIP bugs of manufacturing and logistical commerce are real, everywhere, and anything but fun. The little devils need to be banished.…
  • April 9, 2021

    RFID & Work In Process: A Partnership in Efficiency

    Today, RFID is everywhere in partnership with Work In Process applications (WIP). This partnership leads to benefits in business operations that are…
  • April 9, 2021

    How RFID EPC Codes Work

    When using electronic asset numbering, RFID technology identifies assets to enable operations of all sorts to improve their ROI. Financial returns…
  • April 9, 2021

    Understanding the Different Types of RFID Tags

    There are primarily three basic types of RFID tags that are familiar to most consumers who use the technology: active, passive, and semi-passive.  …
  • April 9, 2021

    The Viper - RFID Converting For Quick Lead Times

    Vipers can strike in, somewhere, between 50 and 90 milliseconds. Commonly thought, humans blink in approximately 100 milliseconds. According to Kyle…
  • 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,…
  • April 8, 2021

    Understanding Differences Between RFID Labels

    Modern RFID labels these days are often referring specifically designed and manufactured RFID adhesive-backed tags or stickers. In each RFID tag is…
  • April 8, 2021

    RFID In Retail Can Boost Sales

    RFID is not a fringe technology anymore: the statistics prove it. The boon it has become to retailers both online and in brick and mortar stores…
  • April 8, 2021

    Take Control Of Your Inventory With RFID

    Imagine walking into a room with an RFID reader and just pressing a button to complete a physical inventory that used to take hours or even days to…