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RFID Enters Early Majority Phase in Retail
Irish Lift Equipment Company Offering HF RFID-Based Inspections
Beacons, NFC Showcase 200 Years of 'Silent Night'
French RTLS Company Joins EU Initiative for Flexible Electronics
RFID Reading Robot Automates Decathlon's Inventory Management
Hybrid RFID/Bar-Code Reader Smooths IATA Resolution Transition
Shoppers, Retailers See Need for Better Automation, Technology
New Broadband Protocol Turns Routers into IoT Gateways
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Editor's Note

Tech Companies Hate the Physical World
By Mark Roberti
Google, Apple, Microsoft and other technology giants are not getting behind RFID. Perhaps the reason is that the real world is just too messy.
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Expert View

IoT Technology Is Now Proven—But Where
Is the Money?

By Jens Erler
Ericsson recently released follow-up data from its research with leading telecom service providers in a report on how operators can create successful Internet of Things business models in the complex landscape.
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Premium Content

Active RFID Tracks Conditions for
Exhibits Worldwide

Fortecho Solutions' 433 MHz-based technology ensures the best conditions for artwork at five of the largest art institutes in the world, as well as mobile and private collections, leveraging RFID transmission technology from Wavetrend.
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Ask the Experts Forum

Are RFID Tags Mandatory for Tracking Beef
Cows in Any European Union Countries?

Question: "Are there any E.U. nations that require tags specifically for cattle?"
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White Paper

Condition Monitoring
HID Global explains how to cost-effectively monitor the performance and health of your rotating machinery. This white paper discusses the pros and cons of traditional predictive-maintenance offerings, as well as the benefits to implementing a condition-monitoring program using real-time visibility across an entire asset fleet.
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RFID technology is now being deployed at stores and warehouses around the world to improve item-level inventory management and supply chain tracking. RFID Journal LIVE! Retail is the world's only event designed to help retailers and brand owners learn how RFID could benefit them. Case studies presented by retailers and suppliers already using RFID technologies will help attendees determine the best approach for their needs, learn best practices from early adopters, find the right technology partners and move forward with adoption. RFID Journal LIVE! Retail is co-located with GlobalShop and the Internet Retail Conference and Expo.
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Best Practices for Tracking Assets With RFID
St. James's Hospital, a 60-acre medical campus in Dublin, Ireland, is using GS1 EPC RFID technology to track the location and identification of people and assets on their journey through the hospital. This video explains how SJH decided on an RFID solution and reveals the results of its trial project, including how it successfully introduced RFID as a means of tracking and tracing all entities throughout the campus.
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Speaker: Alan Buckley, Operations Manager, St. James's Hospital
Duration: 46 minutes | Published: Nov. 13, 2018
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Top News

RFID Enters Early Majority Phase in Retail

Findings from a European study, headed by the University of Parma, indicate that RFID deployments for fashion and apparel companies have passed the early adoption stage and are now poised to expand in order to address omnichannel fulfillment.
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Irish Lift Equipment Company Offering HF
RFID-Based Inspections

Ireland's Electricity Supply Board utility is among the businesses using passive 13.56 MHz RFID tags on its lifting machines to ensure the automated capture of safety equipment testing and inventory-management data.
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Beacons, NFC Showcase 200 Years of 'Silent Night'

The Christmas carol's anniversary was celebrated in the Salzburg area of Austria with a beacon- and NFC-based solution from Xamoom that brought exhibits and points of interest to life for those with a smartphone and an app.
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French RTLS Company Joins EU Initiative
for Flexible Electronics Innovation

The SmartEE H2020 acceleration program will provide UWINLOC with nine months of research with partners and university researchers, to develop a small, recyclable RTLS tag for its UHF and UWB location-awareness solution.
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RFID Reading Robot Automates Decathlon
Store's Inventory Management

The company's flagship sporting goods store is leveraging Simbe Robotics' Tally robot to automate inventory counts, locate missing products and enable analytics about products of interest, while RFID readers at the door help to prevent loss.
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Hybrid RFID and Bar-Code Reader Aims to
Smooth IATA Resolution Transition for Airlines

With IATA Resolution 753 for tagged baggage on all flights, airlines globally are making the move to incorporate RFID into their baggage-handling systems, while still using the existing bar-coding systems, and FEIG Electronic is selling its ECCO+ as an enabling technology.
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Shoppers, Retailers See Need for Better
Automation, Technology in Stores

Zebra Technologies' annual survey finds that shoppers still feel they are better connected than store associates, that associates would benefit from tablet use, and that decision makers seek automated checkout experiences, as well as boosted fulfillment rates, based on inventory accuracy.
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New Broadband Protocol Turns Routers
into IoT Gateways

Greenwave Systems is offering its AXON software, using the User Services Platform (USP) protocol, to provide internet service providers with the ability to sell IoT solutions to their customers, leveraging internet routers.
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