SMARTRAC Newsletter

08 December 2014

Smartrac Offers New Cost-Effective Laundry Tag

RFID tags for the laundry industry’s hostile working environment have been around for a while. While they can increase process efficiency, creating such robust tags means that their unit cost is often quite high - until now. Smartrac’s new Laundry Tag not only sets new performance benchmarks, but offers true high-volume availability with corresponding economies of scale.

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08 December 2014

Smartrac and ABI Research Examine the Future for NFC Tags

The market for NFC tags is growing well, but what does the future hold, particularly in the face of competing technologies? Smartrac and high-tech research company ABI take a look into their crystal balls.

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08 December 2014

How We at Smartrac Raise Efficiency - Using RFID

An automated verification process can rapidly speed up the delivery time. Utilizing Smartrac’s tags, business partner Vilant is implementing a turnkey RFID solution to raise efficiency. Read how we reduced the scanning time for pallets from 8.4 minutes to just 30 seconds.

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08 December 2014

Beating the Product Pirates at their Own Game

How do you know that your favorite football team shirt you bought recently is an original? Now, a concept created by PROVA Group, combined with technology from SMARTRAC, make it possible for manufacturers to authenticate branded goods quickly, easily and cheaply.

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08 December 2014

First NFC-enabled Print Ad in German Mass Media

NFC is now bridging the gap between physical and digital worlds in advertisements. Could NFC soon replace QR codes to enhance the end-user experience? Read how print advertising projects like the BMW Group ad effectively demonstrate the advantages of NFC.

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08 December 2014

Connecting Things Made Easy

SMART COSMOS is the platform from SMARTRAC that speeds the development of RFID-focused applications. Innovative software engineering now means that RFID tags have matured from being simple tracking devices to become a key business tool for increasing efficiency and reducing operating expenses.

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22 September 2014

Smartrac Signs Strategic Partnership with Hanmi IT

Hanmi IT is a subsidiary of Hanmi Pharmaceutical group, one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in Korea, and has been using RFID since 2010. SSmartrac and Hanmi IT have now teamed up to jointly develop and market RFID tags and inlays for pharmaceutical companies worldwide.

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22 September 2014

Thinnest UHF Tag for Use on Metal and on Other Difficult Surfaces

Would you like to ensure the successful launch of your RFID implementation? With On Metal Tag, SMARTRAC’s new, on-anything tag, it’s easy. On Metal Tag works on any surface and is the thinnest printable UHF on-anything tag ever. It has never been easier to be an RFID expert.

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22 September 2014

Internet of Things Promises Huge RFID Growth

RFID adoption is progressing fast, but is still far from achieving its true potential. Here’s an overview of the current situation, and an explanation of what the industry is doing to accelerate market penetration.

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23 June 2014

Smartrac Talks about What’s New for 2014

RFID Insider spoke at RFID Journal LIVE! to Kelly Snead, Smartrac Sales Manager, to discuss where the company is headed in 2014, and what customers can expect in the near future. One milestone is the company’s co-operation with pharmaceutical company Hanmi IT from Korea, which is integrating RFID into its products for traceability purposes.

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