POSCO, one of the world’s leading steelmakers, has deployed an RFID-based logistics system to streamline critical operational processes, provide its customers with real-time product information and improve packaging and shipping accuracy. It will soon begin tagging more than 2 million products annually.
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The NFL is embracing RFID to track the movement of players during games, providing powerful new statistics during broadcasts. Most of the new data is used during the NFL’s Thursday Night Football telecasts. During tonight’s clash between the New Orleans Saints and the Carolina Panthers, the NFL will provide viewers with stats on player acceleration, [...]
RFID continues to make major gains in the document storage sector. Recall Holdings Limited, a provider of document storage services, announced this week that more than 50 million of the assets stored at its information centers now carry RFID tags. The company is tagging more than 500,000 items a month to enable the rapid tracking [...]
By the end of this year, more than 1,000 Zara stores will have deployed RFID technology, with a full rollout anticipated by 2016. According to a recent report in the Wall Street Journal, the Spanish retailer’s parent, Inditex, bought 500 million RFID chips ahead of the rollout, or about 16 percent of the tags that [...]