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

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.

Basics of RFID

RFID is becoming more common for applications in a variety of industries, but there are still a lot of questions surrounding RFID so we put together this article to provide some answers.

Asset Tagging Explained

Why is asset tracking important? We answer the most common questions we hear about asset tagging in this blog.

Metalcraft announces promotions in Sales, Manufacturing

Promotions allows Metalcraft to continue serving customers as the demand grows for ID Solutions.

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.

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.

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.

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 by providing compliant IUID labels.

Your Guide To RFID Tags

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.

Custom Hang Tag Offers 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.

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.

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.