RF ID Systems

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RFID System tracks/controls product quality in automation process.

June 30, 2016

Used in conveying, mold/die management, and pallet tracking, DTE system can read and write data at high speeds and connect to all common PLCs as well as industrial bus systems. Features, in addition to configurable, 4-port RFID controller, include non-shielded M12 cables between antenna and controller, compatibility with ISO 15693 tags for global use, and integrated Ethernet switch. Configurable via built-in Web page, this 13.56 MHz system facilitates RFID implementation. Read More

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RFID Reader offers lean solution for track and trace.

June 23, 2016

Supplied in IP67-rated die-cast zinc housing, 13.56 MHz All-in-One Model BIS M-4008 features integrated processor, Profinet interface, and 2-port Ethernet switch for constructing line and ring topologies. Integrated webserver provides status monitoring from distance, while LEDs on device also indicate status. Reader offers suitable choice wherever lean solution is needed for detecting data carriers on workpieces and workpiece carriers at individual stations. Read More

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RFID Reader targets systems integrators and OEMs.

May 5, 2016

Built around ThingMagic Micro reader module, ThingMagic® Sargas reads more than 750 tags/second at distances over 30 ft when configured with appropriate antennas. Unit is housed in low-profile enclosure with Ethernet, GPIO, USB, HDMI interface, and 2 antenna ports. Equipped with onboard processor, memory, and removable flash storage, networked reader is suited for enterprise applications ranging from retail and warehouse inventory to cold chain food management and healthcare. Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

UHF RFID Temperature Tags for Cold Chain Traceability

April 13, 2016

Low-Cost Way to Monitor Temperature from ‘Farm to Fork’! CHESTERLAND, OH — For 24/7 temperature monitoring of perishable foods and medicines, CAS DataLoggers and CAEN RFID offer the Easy2log© RT0005 RFID Temperature Datalogger. These semi-passive UHF Logger tags are designed specifically for the Food Beverage and Pharma industries. Call CAS DataLoggers today at 800-956-4437 and save! ... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services

RFID System controls truck performance in warehouses.

April 7, 2016

Using RFID tags to enforce travel speed, acceleration, and lift restrictions, Yale A-WARE™ can help increase throughput, safety, and equipment life. Location-based truck performance control solution works via RFID tags deployed in warehouse storage aisles and read by truck-mounted RFID sensor. Upon reading tag, sensor automatically triggers traction and lift settings to allow operator to pay closer attention to operational tasks and protect trucks/infrastructure from impacts. Read More

Automatic ID, Electronic Components & Devices, Non-Industrial Products

Future Electronics Promotes NXP's NFC Smart Connected Home Products

March 24, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate availability of NXP's NFC smart connected home products. Entertainment systems, lights, thermostats, and even appliances are being connected to the internet. The Internet of Things (IoT), which is the term used to define to the network of connected devices,... Read More

Automatic ID, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Tektone® and Accutech Announce All-in-one Nurse Call/Wander Management Solution

March 16, 2016

Franklin, NC — TekTone® launches Tek-CARE®700 Wander Management System, providing reliable elopement protection to a variety of facilities.  TekTone® announces a partnership with industry leading Accutech Security, manufacturer of perimeter-based, RFID-enabled elopement systems. TekTone® is releasing a comprehensive integrated nurse call and wander management system to TekTone® Elite... Read More

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USB UHF RFID Reader supports EPC Global Gen2 tags.

February 19, 2016

Based on Micro LTE UHF RFID module, ThingMagic® USB Pro RFID Reader lets solution developers support applications that require desktop reading and writing of EPC Global Gen2 tags. Unit is controlled and powered by host PC or laptop via USB interface and supports autonomous operation. In addition to supporting effective data writing to high-memory tags, RAIN™-compatible unit can read small form factor tags. Read range is adjustable up to 20 ft. Read More

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Sealed Cap/Closure RFID Solution enhances security, authenticity.

January 28, 2016

Used as stand-alone product or in conjunction with current security technologies, eSeal heat induction solution is engineered to integrate RFID into caps and closures consumed by over-the-counter pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, cosmetic, and chemical manufacturers. Turnkey solution integrates uniquely encoded RFID inlay between closure and seal of product. Final deliverable – complete cap and seal – supports facilitated substitution into current production equipment. Read More

Automatic ID, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Garvey Products, Inc. Releases New Product Line

November 11, 2015

Cincinnati, Ohio - Garvey Products, Inc. is a leader in supplying handheld price marking guns, pressure sensitive labels, box cutters, safety cutters, shopping carts/baskets, and apparel tagging equipment to industrial, retail, medical businesses, and distributors. With operations in Asia, Europe, and North America, Garvey is excited to announce their newest product line; Electronic Article... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Perle Systems Grows Market Share in Smart Transportation

October 20, 2015

Perle reports 30% increase in sales as investments in Intelligent Transportation Systems ( ITS ) continues to grow. NASHVILLE, TN - One market that was not significantly impacted by the economic downturn was transportation. In fact, the long-term outlook for the transportation industry is estimated to be USD 46.72 Billion in 2015 and is projected to reach USD 138.76 Billion by 2020, growing... Read More

Automatic ID, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Milwaukee Cylinder Announces New RFID Technology for Tie Rod Cylinder Identification and Maintenance Tracking

October 12, 2015

Cudahy, WI – Milwaukee Cylinder, a leader and innovator in the hydraulic and pneumatic actuation field, announces its new RFID solution for easy identification and maintenance tracking of tie rod cylinders. The RFID tags come pre-loaded with cylinder identifying information and maintenance kit information, allowing for simple preparation of maintenance activity. Once maintenance is complete,... Read More

Automatic ID, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

RFID Data Loggers ensure cold chain validation.

October 8, 2015

With temperature range of -40 to +70°C, Easy2log© RFID Temperature Data Loggers offer temperature monitoring solution that allows users to track and trace food and beverage products for complete cold chain validation. IP67-rated loggers can each store up to 8,000 samples in internal memory. Using EPC C1G2 RFID interface, semi-passive tags have read range of 10 m in air (2.5 m on metal) at 2W ERP, allowing them to automatically read temperature data without opening product boxes. Read More

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AEI Reader tracks rail cars and cargo inventory.

October 8, 2015

Featuring integrated UHF RFID capability, Trimble® Juno® T41 R-AEI reads both rail-industry specific Automatic Equipment Identification tags and Electronic Product Code tags used worldwide. Mobile workers can stand up to 8 ft away to read AEI tag and more than 12 ft to read EPC tags, allowing safety requirements to be met. Equipped with 4.3 in. sunlight-readable display and 32 GB flash memory, IP68-rated handheld reader includes GSM/CDMA, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth® technology. Read More

Automatic ID, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

STAR Systems International Deploys 1.2 Million Headlamp Transponders in the Dominican Republic

September 29, 2015

HONG KONG – STAR Systems International (SSI), a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) hardware, tag and professional services provider, today announced that it has completed a sale of 1.2 Million ISO 18000-6C headlamp transponders in the Dominican Republic. "We are very pleased to partner with Thomas Copel for this project," said Bob Karr, Managing Director of Star Systems International.... Read More

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Flexible RFID System can read 3 different frequencies.

July 28, 2015

Addressing flexible manufacturing challenges, BIS V has 4 dedicated RFID ports and one IO-Link master port. This combination allows RFID to be mixed with sensors, hubs, actuators, and SmartLight tower lights. Rated to IP65, processor can mount directly on production line and connect to major control systems. Network In and Out port enables network to be configured in multiple topologies and make single connection back to PLC via Ethernet/IP, Profinet, Profibus, CC-Link, or Ethercat. Read More

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High Storage Capacity Thanks to High RFID Expertise

July 22, 2015

Innovative Cooperation: Schreiner ProTech together with Siemens has developed the first production-level UHF RFID label with a 4K chip on the market. Schreiner ProTech together with Siemens has developed a new UHF RFID Label with a 4K chip (4 Kbytes) for Siemens' new Simatic RF600 reader generation that has been successful in the marketplace following its recent launch. The 4K chip offers... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Long Range RFID Reader operates at vehicle entry checkpoints.

May 28, 2015

Designed to control passage of vehicles at entrance points, Model IR10 allows proximity card presentation without leaving car. System provides RS-485 and Wiegand outputs, and supports card reading distances from 60–100 cm, depending on proximity card type. Considering different heights of passenger cars and heavy trucks, it is recommended to install four IR10 readers at vehicle checkpoint: 2 for entrance and 2 for exit. They can be connected to one PERCo controller, which operates boom barrier. Read More

Automatic ID, Material Handling & Storage

CM Bandit Ratchet Lever Hoist Now Available in 3 and 6 Ton Capacities

April 23, 2015

New higher capacity models expand CM Bandit offering from Columbus McKinnon AMHERST, N.Y. –The world's first HMI-certified ratchet lever hoist and one of the most versatile hoists on the market today, the CM Bandit is now available in 3 and 6 ton capacities. This addition complements Columbus McKinnon Corporation's (NASDAQ: CMCO) initial offering of 3/4 and 1-1/2 ton units. As a... Read More

Automatic ID, Material Handling & Storage

Mobile RFID System manages medical field inventory.

April 23, 2015

Providing automated inventory management system with no manual tracking, barcodes, or scanners, RFID Mobile Case helps solve issues of managing field inventory. Every piece in kit, whether added or removed, along with each kit's location is recorded in real-time. For field reps this means that sales are instantly recorded, eliminating paperwork lag times. RFID Mobile Case can also trigger automated invoicing for consignment applications and facilitate rep-to-rep transfers. Read More