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
February 9, 2021

We Answer Customers' Top 15 RFID Questions

What is the difference between an RFID tag and an RFID inlay? What are the benefits of using RFID versus barcode? We answer these common customer questions and more!
February 9, 2021

Accidental Discovery Leads to Innovative Application

While looking at an RFID inlay recommended for industrial applications, Metalcraft engineers realized that same inlay would be perfect for the racebib tag.
January 12, 2021

Free Educational Guide to RFID from Metalcraft

Learn how RFID can help eliminate unnecessary costs, prevent product loss, ensure timely deliveries, improve supply chain efficiency, and a whole lot more!
December 8, 2020

Beyond the Barcode: Selecting a Symbology for a Linear Barcode

Linear barcodes are probably the most basic type of barcode used and with better barcode integrity and the availability of more characters to use, Code 128 reigns supreme.
September 21, 2020

Metalcraft Announces DuraDestruct RFID Tags For Security Applications

Metalcraft's patented DuraDestruct RFID security tag destructs upon attempts to remove it, eliminating transferability of the tag, providing an additional level of security for RFID anti-theft.
June 30, 2020

From Foil To Embossed - 10 Custom Metal Tags For Different ID Applications

Metal tags are not only durable but versatile - whether you choose anodized aluminum or stainless steel, you'll be able to find the right solution for your application.
June 8, 2020

Decide if You Need Custom Asset Tags by Answering These 5 Questions

Knowing the details of your application will help you determine the best route for your asset tag selection.
March 26, 2020

Accurate Fixed Asset Management Systems Are Vital

Failure to have an accurate asset management system results in companies insuring assets they no longer own, which can affect their company value.
March 9, 2020

RFID VS Barcode? That is the Question

When deciding between barcode and RFID, there are multiple considerations, including your objective, the surface the tags will be applied to and more.
February 17, 2020

Metalcraft Earns High Customer Satisfaction Score

Metalcraft's Net Promoter Score of 70 puts us at the top of our industry and is more evidence of how committed we are to taking care of our customers.
February 7, 2020

What RFID Tag Should I Use For My Application?

RFID tags come in all shapes and sizes and the choices available can seem a bit overwhelming at times. Follow our simple four-step step process to find select the right RFID tag for your project.
January 15, 2020

5 Benefits of Asset Tracking For Businesses

Asset tracking is a great organizational method that will help control your company’s operations more efficiently.