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
  • November 20, 2019

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

    RFID tags or bar code labels? It's the age old question and depending on who you ask and what their relationship is to that particular tracking…
  • November 20, 2019

    Taking UID beyond compliance

    Many people familiar with the UID mandate from the Department of Defense understand compliance with this mandate is very important. However, what…
  • November 20, 2019

    Asset Tracking & Its Impact on the Economy

    You can’t turn on the news these days without hearing about how the economy is affecting one thing or another. I would like to take a radical glass…
  • November 20, 2019

    Asset Tagging Labor & The True Cost of Inventory Tracking

    OK, so you're thinking of implementing a fixed asset tracking system. There are so many different things to consider hardware, software, even the …
  • November 19, 2019

    Bar code Symbologies: 1d barcode vs. 2d barcode

    Bar code certainly simplified identifying, tracking, and controlling of assets, equipment and processes beginning in the early 80’s. In short, bar…
  • November 19, 2019

    Tamper Evident Labels - One Product, Two Applications

    Everyone likes a good deal, right? Well what if I told you that you could get an asset tag that would perform not one, but two applications for you?…
  • November 19, 2019

    Aluminum Tags

    Popular throughout the second half of the twentieth century for both machine tools and architecture, anodized metal can also be used to transpose…
  • November 19, 2019

    Customer Feedback Provides ID Solution Inspiration

    At Metalcraft, our best new product ideas often come from our customers. That feedback can be provided to us in a number of different ways. It can be…
  • November 19, 2019

    Durable Barcode Labels - What Does it Mean To You?

    Durable - it's a term that is thrown around pretty loosely in our industry, but can mean different things to different people. Does it mean it stands…
  • November 19, 2019

    Metalcraft Helps Business Keep Track of Their Mobile Assets

    Little did Tyler Beckman realize that when he founded LensRentals.com, his own camera rental website, that within six years his family-run business…
  • November 19, 2019

    Permanent Paint Mask Bar code Labels

    Is your company a business that tracks equipment as it moves through the production process? Are you tired of having to reapply a label to your…
  • November 19, 2019

    Tabbed Nameplate - The Asset Tag that Saves Time & Money

    Sometimes it's the little things that make a big difference. We developed the tabbed nameplates for our Metal Barcode Nameplates and have since added…