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 19, 2019

    Choosing the Right Asset Tag

    If you’ve never purchased an asset tag before, you might be wondering what kind of tag is right for you. There are many factors that play a role in…
  • November 19, 2019

    The True Meaning of Asset Tracking

    Something as simple as asset tracking can easily be misunderstood by engineers, project managers and purchasing departments in a rush to find a…
  • November 19, 2019

    QR Codes in Asset Tracking Applications

    A confused crossword puzzle. A psychedelic postage stamp. A barcode on drugs. These images are used to describe QR (quick response) codes in a recent…
  • November 19, 2019

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

    With all the beer commercials that regularly glut your television or computer screen, you might suspect that as the beer-keg rolls, so turns 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 15, 2019

    Label Converters - Making A Label For Your Needs

    Using a Label Converter For Your Application A converter commissioned to create a label will listen to your ideas about the label you’re ordering by…
  • November 15, 2019

    Asset Tagging: Is It Right for My Organization?

    What is asset tagging? Asset tagging, also called asset tracking, “refers to tracking the method of physical assets, either by scanning barcode…
  • November 15, 2019

    Equipment Labels: You Don't Know What You're Missing

    Most businesses don't know how ineffective they are at managing equipment and other physical assets. It’s hard to say what you have and where it’s…