RFID and manufacturing supply chain
- October 14, 2014
Machine intelligence isn't a new concept, but now it's becoming less science fiction and more of a reality. Companies should understand and prepare for the growing role of smart machines in IT and business operations.
- October 27, 2011
To find the right mix of barcodes, RFID, and Wi-Fi sensors, manufacturers must first decide the speed, distance and accuracy they need in an AIDC system, analysts said.
- October 27, 2011
Cheaper active RFID and a plethora of wireless networking and sensor choices are driving RTLS adoption, analysts say.
- April 04, 2011
Manufacturers can use GPS technology to track shipments and containers well beyond the walls of the warehouse.
- March 08, 2011
RFID and barcodes are still the most effective warehouse data-capture systems for gaining real-time views of inventory. But picking one over the other is sometimes tricky, according to experts.
- May 06, 2010
Item-level RFID helps manufacturers fine-tune RFID inventory management and production planning.
- March 25, 2010
RFID asset management can be a real-time mechanism for knowing where your valuables are at all times. Benefits include lower capital costs and leaner processes.
- March 16, 2010
There are several advantages to both barcode technology and RFID, which is why many companies are leveraging the strengths of both. Find out the benefits of RFID vs. barcodes.
- August 20, 2009
The number of radio frequency identification (RFID) deployments by manufacturers has fluctuated in recent years. There are new uses and advances in RFID technology, but shrinking IT budgets and competition from barcode technology are slowing down ...
- August 06, 2009
Tough economic times are changing the relationship between manufacturing and RFID. Adoption of RFID technology has slowed and barcode technology is becoming a popular and cheaper option. Read how some Pennsylvania manufacturers are using barcoding ...
- June 24, 2009
Recent advances in RFID and GPS could help manufacturers and their supply chain partners save money, increase security and make better business decisions.
- June 09, 2009
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- March 25, 2009
Supply chain visibility isn't just about visibility of all critical elements of the supply chain. It's also about visibility of aligning IT and information resources with business goals.
- December 22, 2008
RFID is rapidly evolving, as early adopters learn more about how to best use and deploy the technology -- and technologists develop new and interesting RFID innovations. And, as more companies experiment with RFID, more potential use cases are ...
- December 16, 2008
RFID can be a major benefit to manufacturing organizations -- but as with any project with unique complexities and significant costs, it's not for everyone. In this podcast, we discuss how to determine if your organization is ready for RFID. Will ...