In case you missed last week’s issue of RFID 24-7, we’ve posted a link to the issue here. Last week RFID 24-7 examined how consumer goods manufacturer Lifetime Brands is deploying RFID as it begins to ship more and more RFID-tagged products to Macy’s and other retailers. The issue also carries a story about FDA approval for a blood tracking device that uses RFID, and a new RFID-enabled system available in Audi cars that allows drivers to pay for parking from inside their vehicle.
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RFID is on the rise. In Kurt Salmon’s first large retail study of RFID in 2014, 34 percent of respondents had either implemented or were piloting RFID. Today, that number has more than doubled to 73 percent. Part of the reason for the significant growth in RFID use is that more and more retailers have [...]
Last year RFID solutions provider Avery Dennison and Internet of Things platform EVRYTHNG announced that they plan to introduce 10 billion items of connected clothing over the next three years in its Born Digital campaign. Luxury retail brand Rebecca Minkoff is continuing on its tech-enabled journey as a fashion brand, this time introducing smart tags to [...]
Retailers large and small continue to embrace RFID technology for the improved inventory accuracy that it provides, as well as for benefits such as loss prevention. Without RFID, inventory accuracy hovers near 65 percent when bar codes are used. With RFID, retailers are experiencing inventory accuracy of 98 percent of more. This video details how [...]