Press Releases

04 November 2016

Smartrac to sell its Secure ID & Transactions Business to Linxens

RFID and IoT pacesetter Smartrac today announced that it has finalized an agreement to sell its Secure ID & Transactions Business Division to the Linxens Group.


22 September 2016

Plastilam to Purchase Smartrac Prelams for Contactless Access Cards

Plastilam, a major US-based provider of RFID hotel key cards, has contracted to purchase millions of genuine, secure Smartrac PRELAM® inlays for contactless access cards over the next three years.


15 September 2016

Smartrac and Catalyst sign Memorandum of Understanding

RFID and IoT pacesetter Smartrac and Catalyst, a global supplier of retail solutions, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU). The two companies will join forces in developing comprehensive RFID and IoT solutions that will empower retailers and brands to leverage data to significantly improve in-store performance and optimize customer experiences and product lifecycles.


30 June 2016

SMARTRAC Introduces InTrace Cannula - A Ready-to-Use Animal ID Implanting Kit

RFID technology leader SMARTRAC has announced the market launch of InTrace Cannula, first member of the new InTrace product family. The Animal ID product solution is an enhanced transponder implanting system for easy and efficient RFID tagging of most animal species including pets, cattle, sheep, horses, fish, birds or reptiles.


18 May 2016

PLI, Smartrac and NXP Join Forces to Ramp Up Security in Hospitality, Leisure & Entertainment Markets Globally

PLI (Plasticard-Locktech International), the world's largest manufacturer of hotel keycards, has signed a large-scale and long-term supply agreement with Smartrac, featuring NXP MIFARE® ICs. For Smartrac, the agreement means a breakthrough in the global Hospitality, Leisure and Entertainment market, while PLI and its customers will benefit from a quantum leap in product capability, quality and security.


10 May 2016

Sensor Tadpole voted “Best New Product” at RFID Journal Live! 2016

Smartrac’s Sensor Tadpole, the first-ever passive RAIN RFID water sensor tag that works on metal surfaces such as automobile chassis, has won first prize in the “Best New Product” category at the prestigious 2016 RFID Journal Awards in Orlando.


04 May 2016

RR Donnelley and SMARTRAC Jointly Market Innovative RFID-based Smart Packaging and Labeling Solutions

R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company (Nasdaq:RRD), a leading provider of communication services and innovator in printed electronics, and RFID pacesetter Smartrac have agreed to jointly market an innovative process for RAIN RFID implementation that will enable growth in the number of products connected to the Internet of Things (IoT) through smart packaging and related solutions.


03 May 2016

SMARTRAC Launches World’s First Passive Temperature-level Sensing Inlay

RFID technology leader Smartrac has announced Sensor Temperature DogBone, the industry’s first passive RAIN RFID temperature-sensing inlay. The new sensor inlay combines previously unattainable levels of accuracy and cost-efficiency. The latest addition to Smartrac’s sensor inlay family focuses on the logistics environment – cold-chain management, grocery or agricultural applications.


28 April 2016

SMARTRAC at RFID Journal Live! 2016: Showcasing RFID Innovations For a Smarter Internet of Things

Innovative RFID solutions are driving the Internet of Things, making it smarter. This assertion is effectively backed up at the RFID Journal Live! 2016 event on May 3-5 at booth # 312, Smartrac is presenting product innovations alongside its comprehensive portfolio, complemented by live demos that showcase the level of smartness that is attainable through the company’s IoT platform Smart Cosmos.


21 March 2016

ThingBlu Selects SMARTRAC’s Internet of Things Platform SMART COSMOS for Legal Cannabis Industry Solutions

Data analytics specialist ThingBlu has selected Smartrac’s IoT platform Smart Cosmos to provide a managed set of solutions to their clients.