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
June 15, 2022

Celebrate National Barcode Day June 26th

National Barcode Day commemorates more than 40 years of efficiency and accuracy that began on June 26, 1974, when a clerk scanned a 10-pack of Wrigley's Juicy Fruit gum at a Marsh supermarket in Troy, OH. On that day, the barcode system began to change the world.
April 28, 2022

Custom Hang Tags Offer Flexibility and Versatility for a Variety of Applications

When you need to track an asset that doesn't have a place to adhere a tag, Metalcraft's hang tag is the ideal solution. The tag can be hung from the asset or attached with mechanical fasteners, providing a flexible and durable asset tracking solution.
April 9, 2021

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

Durable metal, polymer and RFID tags are ideal for tracking containers, pallets and totes.
December 30, 2019

Barcode or RFID? Choose Your Best Fit

Through a network of protocols called electronic tracking, equipment and tool tracking using mobile apps and hardware provides information wherever and whenever there’s a need to know.
December 15, 2019

Returnable Asset Tracking - Containers, Pallets & Totes

Returnable containers, pallets, and other mobile assets are vital to a company's inventory management and delivery fulfillment processes. Whether its plastic, metal or RFID watch the video to see the Metalcraft asset tagging products that help ensure accurate tracking and return of these items.
November 19, 2019

Aluminum Tags

Metalcraft's Five-Point Promise shows our confidence in our Photo Anodized product line.
November 19, 2019

Durable Barcode Labels - What Does it Mean To You?

From high temperatures to outdoor exposure, abrasion and autoclave sterilization, the term "durable" covers many industries and many scenarios.
November 15, 2019

Durable Labels: What You Really, Really Want

Want a label that stands the test of time and doesn't have to be replaced? Metalcraft's metal nameplates are durable enough to outlive your asset and affordable enough to fit your budget.
November 15, 2019

Equipment Labels: You Don't Know What You're Missing

Learn how to become better at managing your equipment by using equipment labels.
November 13, 2019

Durable Labels: The Superheroes of the Label World

Ever thought of durable asset labels as superheroes? Consider their super strength, their incredibly tough skin, their photographic memory, and their invulnerability to freezing temperatures and searing heat. A description of a superhero? Absolutely.