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Lockheed Martin to Deploy BLE RTLS at Orlando Facilities
SGS Plans Cold-Chain RFID Deployments in Africa
Registration Open for RFID Journal's 13th European Event
New App Makes RFID Deployments Low-Cost
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Editor's Note

A Cautionary Tale for Conventional Retailers
By Mark Roberti
The print publishing industry was slow to adapt to the changes the Internet brought. As a result, many publications did not survive.
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Your Air and Water Deserve a Chance
By Edward Pultar
Can we learn from the Industrial Internet of Things for air and water monitoring?
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Resorts World Genting Malaysia Tracks 100,000
Uniforms With RFID-Based System

The resort has reduced labor costs and loss by automating its uniform-management system—reading RFID tags on garments as they are turned into the laundry facility, then are sorted and returned to employees.
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Ask the Experts Forum

How Can I Monitor Model Trains?
Question: "I would like to attach RFID tags to my model electric train engines and cars so I can detect their position on the layout. What types of readers and tags would work?"
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Request for Proposal: Universal Postal Union
The UPU, a specialized United Nations agency that coordinates postal policies among member nations, has issued a request for proposals for the procurement of UHF RFID equipment. The supplied hardware must be capable of monitoring postal items in real time at the operational facilities where postal traffic is received and processed.
Prospective bidders can respond to this call for tenders here.
Lockheed Martin to Deploy BLE Solution for RTLS
at Orlando Facilities

The Tracko solution, from OnyxBeacon, was commercially released in late 2016, and includes beacons, an app and software platform to identify location, and sound alerts as configured by users.
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SGS Plans Cold-Chain RFID Deployments in Africa
After five years of tracking oil and gas for customers, using Savi Technology active RFID transponders and a reader, the Swiss services company is in discussions with companies and agencies in Africa to expand the system to cold-chain sensor tracking of perishables as they are transported.
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Registration Now Open for RFID Journal's 13th
Annual European Event

RFID Journal LIVE! Europe, to be held on Nov. 16 in London (with a day of certification training on Nov. 15), will focus on the benefits of employing RFID to improve business operations across Europe.
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New App Makes RFID Deployments Low-Cost
By the end of this month, RedBite's itemit app for iOS and Android devices will enable smartphone users to track assets via RFID at a cost of about $200 a year, plus the purchase price of a Bluetooth-enabled reader.
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RFID News Roundup
CISC announces new testing features for RAIN RFID, EPC Gen2V2 tags, readers; Skyworks releases multi-standard IoT front-end module; SALTO Systems to introduce BLE-enabled reader; Ayla Networks adds IoT platform enhancements for manufacturers; Fujitsu intros sensor-based IoT system-development platform; Telit offers BLE module with integrated MEMS motion and environmental sensors.
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RFID in Retail and Apparel
New York, N.Y. • Sept. 26, 2017
RFID in Retail and Apparel is an invitation-only event focused on the value of RFID in the retail and apparel sectors. The event is free to qualified retailers and brand owners who register prior to the event. Registration will open in a few weeks. If you are a retailer or brand owner, you can request a free pass by emailing customer service at

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RFID's Role in an e-Commerce World
This video provides an in-depth discussion of the ever-changing landscape of retail and the growth that has been seen in the e-commerce channel. The speakers explain in detail how RFID can get the right product to the customer, saving time and undue costs, while meeting customer expectations, as well as the importance of RFID's role in the supply chain.
Watch the Video
Speakers: Susan Flake, Director, RFID Business Development, Zebra Technologies; Nihad Aytaman, VP of Information Technology, Ellie Tahari; Patrick Javick, Senior Director, Industry Development, Apparel and General Merchandise, GS1 US
Duration: 55 minutes | Published: June 16, 2017
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This one-day conference and exhibition (with a day of training prior to the event) is designed to help companies that are considering using RFID technologies to address real business challenges, determine the best RFID technology for their needs, as well as learn best practices from early adopters, find the right technology partners and move forward with adoption.

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