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 Vehicle Tracking Applications

Car washes, gated communities and tolls are just a few ways RFID tags can be used to track vehicles.
November 20, 2019

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

Choosing between RFID or barcode technology depends on many factors, including the surface it's being applied to, contour of the item and conditions it will be subjected to.
November 19, 2019

Tabbed Nameplate - The Asset Tag that Saves Time & Money

A simple tab added to our metal barcode nameplate can save you a lot of time when applying your tags.
November 19, 2019

Tamper Evident Labels - One Product, Two Applications

Metalcraft's Tamper Evident labels and Security Barcode labels allow you to not only track your assets but also deter theft or prevent unauthorized asset transfer.
November 19, 2019

Durable Asset Tags - Metalcraft Quality Testing

We put our products through rigorous testing, looking at abrasion resistance, chemical exposure, UV exposure and RFID read distance tests.
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 19, 2019

The True Meaning of Asset Tracking

The phrase "asset" tracking means different things to different people. At Metalcraft, we think of asset tracking as locating physical assets in any industry.
November 19, 2019

Asset Management and Retro-reflectivity Requirement Compliance

Metalcraft's Photo Anodized Metal and Foil Barcode nameplates and labels are helping cities keep track of their traffic signs and meet a government requirement for traffic sign retroreflectivity.
November 19, 2019

Choosing the Right Asset Tag

From determining your objective to considering the environment your tags will be in, we take the confusion out of choosing the right asset tag with our step-by-step guide to the process.
November 19, 2019

Keg Tracking: You’ve Got to Track ‘Em Before You Tap ‘Em

Metalcraft's barcode nameplates are the perfect solution to ensure craft brewers know who has their kegs in their distribution network.
November 13, 2019

Inventory Labels Crucial in Asset Management

Labels play a large role in helping a business keep track of its assets and manage its inventory more efficiently.
November 13, 2019

Prototypes, Pilots and Production Runs ... Metalcraft Does It All

Metalcraft offers durable nameplates and labels that meet the needs of the ever-evolving industry of tracking and controlling.