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.

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In Metalcraft Asset Tracking Blogs, you will find:
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Metalcraft Explores Growing RFID Market

Metalcraft President Kyle Bermel sits down with Label & Narrow Web Magazine to discuss how different market segments can benefit from RFID technology and how Metalcraft is up to the challenge.
flex hard tag - pallets

Best Asset Tags For Plastic Containers & Pallets [RFID & Non-RFID]

Durable metal, polymer and RFID tags are ideal for tracking containers, pallets and totes.
What are RFID Tags

What Are RFID Tags

Radio Frequency Identification tags (RFID Tags) are used to identify objects and track their movements.
Viper RFID Converting

The Viper - RFID Converting For Quick Lead Times

Customized equipment allows Metalcraft to increases capacity by 40%, allowing orders to be shipped within days thanks to our RFID converting capabilities.
RFID technology helps figure out colony collapse in bees

3 Real Threats RFID Technology Is Helping Solve

RFID technology used to identify, track carriers of Mad Cow Disease, collect data on mussel behavior.
passive RFID tag

Construction of Passive RFID Tags

Metalcrafts passive RFID tags are constructed to be the highest quality in the industry.
lf vs. hf and UHF

LF, HF, UHF Frequency: What’s the Difference?

LF and HF systems have a relatively short read range while UHF can read at much longer distances. Before choosing your frequency, make sure to understand what your goal is for your tag.
Guitar Manufacturer Work in Process

RFID & Work In Process: A Partnership in Efficiency

RFID and WIP practices are not a panacea to all the woes of business, but a partnership of the two can make can make an operation and life more efficient.
RFID converting Viper

RFID Converting With the Viper

Technology allows an RFID Converter to produce tags faster, providing shorter lead times for customers.
Asset Numbering and how RFID EPC Codes Work

How RFID EPC Codes Work

Electronic Product Code (EPC) is a universal identifier that aims to render a unique identity to every possible physical object of the world. This article goes into more detail about how RFID EPC codes work.
RFID in retail saves time

RFID Helps Squeeze More Time Out of the Day

RFID can add extra time and value in everything from shopping to pet care and medical visits.
Types of RFID Tags

Understanding the Different Types of RFID Tags

When choosing RFID tags, it's important to understand the different types, their basic functions and that their various uses.