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  • April 9, 2021

    What Are RFID Tags

    It comes as no surprise, we humans are fallible. We forget what’s in our closets. We misplace our cell phones. We’d lose our heads if they weren’t…
  • 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

    RFID Sensors - How Passive RFID Is Changing Industries

    For decades RFID tag technology has been justifying itself by confirming the existence of assets. But only recently, have passive tags become a…
  • April 9, 2021

    4 Ways RFID Could Improve Election Processes

    In general, when people think about Work In Process (WIP), an operation with an assembly line comes to mind with tangible inputs being changed into…
  • 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

    RFID Numbering Options

    Customers for RFID tag technology will find numerous options when purchasing tags. Choices usually depend upon the cost, the application and the…
  • 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 9, 2021

    3 Real Threats RFID Technology Is Helping Solve

    One of the earliest and most prolific use of RFID technology has been in agriculture. Tracking and inventorying livestock, mostly in the cattle…
  • April 9, 2021

    Universal Micro RFID Asset Tag - Small RFID Tag, Big Read Range

    The Universal Micro Asset Tag measuring at 1 7/8" x 5/8" is a great solution to your identification projects that require a small RFID tag with great…
  • April 9, 2021

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

    Returnable asset tracking including containers, pallets, toes and other mobile assets are vital to a company's supply chain and delivery fulfillment…
  • April 9, 2021

    Construction of Passive RFID Tags

    There are lots of different types of RFID tags (See Understanding the Different Types of RFID Tags) but a question we often answer is what makes up a…
  • April 9, 2021

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

    When choosing an RFID tag, one important but not-often-thought-of decision to make is the frequency of the tag. Which do you choose?  low…