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
July 20, 2022

Benefits of Barcodes and More

Barcode or RFID...or both? To make an informed decision for your application we've put together some helpful information on barcodes and the benefits of using both.
July 6, 2022

Asset Tagging Explained

Why is asset tagging important? Can an asset tag be tracked? We answer these and more of the most common questions we hear about asset tagging in this blog.
July 1, 2022

Metalcraft announces promotions in Sales, Manufacturing

Promotions allows Metalcraft to continue serving customers as the demand grows for ID Solutions.
June 22, 2022

Asset tagging 101

We answer some of the most common questions we get about asset tagging, from what is a fixed asset tag to how do you mark a fixed asset.
June 15, 2022

Celebrate National Barcode Day June 26th

National Barcode Day commemorates June 26, 1974 when a clerk scanned a 10-pack of Wrigley's Juicy Fruit gum at an Ohio supermarket.
May 17, 2022

Ultimate Guide to Asset Tracking

From the definition of an asset tracking system to the benefits of having one at your company, our Ultimate Guide to Asset Tracking gives you all the tools needed to be successful.
May 12, 2022

UID Labels and Labeling Simplified

UID is a required asset identification program set up by the US Defense Department (DoD). Metalcraft has helped customers with their UID compliance for nearly two decades.
May 9, 2022

Your Guide To RFID Tags

Radio Frequency Identification can be used in any industry, but what are RFID tags and what specifically are they used for? We answer that and a whole lot more in the guide to RFID tags.
April 28, 2022

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

Metalcraft's customized RFID hang tag can be hung from the asset or attached with mechanical fasteners, providing a flexible and durable asset tracking solution.
April 19, 2022

Everything You Wanted To Know About RFID Badges

RFID badges are popular for allowing access to events, but they also can be a great tool for cashless payment systems.
March 30, 2022

RFID Windshield Tags: Access to New RFID Applications

Windshield tags are made to adhere to a vehicle's windshield and are commonly used to give users access to parking facilities, a car wash and gated communities.
March 28, 2022

Introduction to Barcode: 1D and 2D Barcode Symbologies

Barcodes come in many forms, but do you know how a barcode works? Our introduction to barcodes spells out the basics to help you make the best choice for your application.