14 Nov

The Advantage of Passive RFID

smsWe’ve written about the many benefits of RFID for businesses across a wide range of industries. Perhaps you are ready to take the next step and actually implement RFID into your operation. Now the question is, passive or active RFID?

Automatic real-time location systems built upon active RFID and other technologies are the dream for some in inventory and warehouse management—but the reality is that those systems are often cost-prohibitive and not actually necessary for meeting the objectives many businesses have, like improved accuracy and productivity.

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29 Jul

Infographic: RFID Container Tracking

Missing containers are an expensive headache for manufacturers. Some companies spend over $100,000 per year on returnable containers. Even more troubling is the fact that many of these companies don’t have a way to solve this problem.

The good news is, RFID container tracking makes it easy to gain visibility into your supply chain and reduce costs.

Our new infographic, Keep an Eye on Your Assets with RFID Container Tracking, shows the cost of not tracking your valuable containers, and what you can do to gain visibility and hold supply chain partners accountable.

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21 Jul

How to Gain Visibility with Effective Container Tracking

Returnable packaging is the lifeblood of an efficient supply chain. Sourcing, inventory management, manufacturing, transportation, and distribution all depend on returnable containers. These valuable assets provide a wealth of benefits—but the costs can quickly mount for companies that aren’t prepared to utilize container tracking effectively. Managing and tracking reusable containers presents a major difficulty for companies relying on manual processes, or worse, not monitoring them at all.

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28 Jan

RFID Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

As we recently discussed in Is RFID Right for You?, RFID technology continues to see growth across a wide range of industries for the multitude of benefits it provides, such as container tracking and improved pick-to-ship cycle time. The post discussed some questions to ask to determine if implementing RFID technology was the right decision for your business—but deciding to incorporate RFID is just the first step. The next step is selecting the specific RFID technology that is the best fit for your operations. This blog post will address some frequently asked questions about RFID technology on a more technical level.

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06 Jan

Is RFID Right for You?

“Businesses around the world are deploying RFID technologies across a wide range of sectors in order to improve customer service and efficiencies, as well as lower their expenses.” –RFID Journal, 2015

RFID technology continues to increase its footprint in the business landscape. If you are wondering if RFID can help your business, consider these four questions.

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