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Choosing RFID for industrial applications

08 July, 2019 by Mark Sippel, Product Marketing Manager

The three most widely available RFID systems offer differences in performance for different application scenarios.


Pepperl+Fuchs RFID read/write heads with IO-Link

01 July, 2019

The latest RFID read/write heads with IO-Link from Pepperl+Fuchs offer simplicity and flexibility, due to auto-start functionality that simplifies integration.


Turck Q300 UHF RFID readers

27 March, 2019

The Q300 UHF RFID reader family offers an Ethernet interface and up to four external antennas.


Balluff and Wibu-Systems developing encrypted RFID

05 February, 2019

Automation company Balluff, together with partner companies, is developing an encrypted RFID solution based on OPC UA.


DMC vs RFID in manufacturing

07 September, 2018 by Stefanie Roedl, Balluff

In order to choose data matrix codes or RFID for your application, it is important to understand the fundamental differences between the two technologies.


RFID technology ensures accurate paper production

10 August, 2018

To maintain an overview of its production process, Kabel Premium Pulp & Paper utilises an RFID-based identification solution, with a wireless transmission system.


Pepperl+Fuchs RFID read/write heads with IO-Link

01 August, 2018

Pepperl+Fuchs RFID read/write heads with IO-Link offer simplicity and flexibility, making industrial networking more efficient.


Efficient automotive production with RFID technology

23 February, 2018 by Martin Demharter, Key Account Manager Automotive Industry, SICK Vertriebs-GmbH, Düsseldorf

Production of the Audi A8 in Neckarsulm utilises continuous wireless identification.


Adjustable multibeam antenna improves reliability of RFID systems

16 October, 2017

The Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS has developed a multibeam antenna that can be integrated into existing systems and improve their reliability.


What makes RFID systems industrial strength?

31 August, 2016

The retail environments where products are sold look nothing like the industrial environments where they are produced, yet the same RFID products developed for retail stores and supply chain operations are heavily marketed to manufacturers for production operations.


Metal fabrication on the path to the IoT

21 June, 2016

Automated RFID-based tool identification has modernised production at the SMS group.


SICK RFU65x RFID system

10 June, 2016

The RFU65x RFID system detects tags at long range, recording the direction in which objects are moving at the same time.


Balluff BIS VU-320 short-range read/write head

27 May, 2016

The BIS VU-320 is a compact UHF read/write head with IP67 protection features.


Balluff BIS M-4008 RFID reader

26 May, 2016

The BIS M-4008 is an all-in-one 13.56 MHz RFID reader with an integrated processor and IP67 protection.


RFID streamlines automated tomato harvesting

02 February, 2016

RFID technology allows tomato processor Kagome to ensure product traceability, leading to increased efficiency in the production process.


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