RFID in Retail and Apparel 2017

SML RFID in Retail and Apparel 2017

RFID technology is now being deployed at stores and warehouses around the world to improve item-level inventory management and supply chain tracking. This one-day event is designed to help retailers and brand owners learn how RFID could benefit them. Case studies presented by retailers and suppliers already using RFID technologies will help attendees determine the best approach for their needs, learn best practices from early adopters, find the right technology partners and move forward. Dean Frew, SML CTO, will also be giving an update on the benefits that retailers are realizing using item-level RFID technology and solutions.

SML RFID is a gold sponsor at this years RFID in Retail and Apparel. SML will not have a booth, but if you want to arrange a meeting email

Click Here to Register for RFID in Retail and Apparel 2017

RAIN RFID Alliance Meeting

RAIN RFID Alliance Meeting | SML Bronze Sponsor

SML is a bronze sponsor of the RAIN RFID Alliance Meeting being held in Seattle this July. The meeting will be held at the Amazon Day 1 building, and will feature in-depth industry presentations, workgroup reports, information about the state of the RAIN RFID alliance, and a Fun Run! Registration is open now, and remember the 3rd day (July 20th) is open to members and non-members alike.

RAIN promotes awareness, education, and initiatives to accelerate UHF RFID growth and adoption in business and consumer applications worldwide. RAIN delivers consistent, focused messaging about the benefits of UHF RFID to end users and consumers alike.

Click Here to Register RAIN RFID Alliance Meeting

GS1 Connect 2017

GS1 Connect 2017 | Register Today

  • Event: GS1 Connect 2017
  • Dates: June 20-22, 2017
  • Location: The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, NV
  • Booth: #26
  • Registration:

Stop by booth #26 at this years GS1 Connect to discuss how to optimize your retail operations via RFID with SML. Gary Moskovciak, Senior Vice President of SML US, will share “Why Enhanced Inventory Accuracy Obtained Through the Use of RFID is Essential to a Successful Omni-channel Strategy.” Wednesday, June 21st, 1:00 – 1:20pm Tech Track-Belmont Room. Retailing is more about customer satisfaction now. With RFID, Retailers are able to collect more accurate and timely inventory data in order to make higher impact decisions to match customer demand and behavior, and enable a smoother omnichannel execution.

The GS1 Connect conference is where supply chain partners come together to learn how GS1 Standards are helping them meet today’s business challenges and unlock tomorrow’s opportunities. Over this three-day event, attendees will discuss industry best practices, collaborate to improve business processes, and strengthen their professional networks to drive innovation and growth.

Held at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, GS1 Connect 2017 will offer live educational programs and interactive exhibits, as well as industry-specific and cross-industry conference sessions—all designed to showcase the benefits of leveraging GS1 Standards for full supply chain visibility.

GS1 Connect also provides opportunities to engage with peers and industry leaders through formal and informal events, including “How to Do Business With…” sessions, Trading Partner Roundtables, Solution Provider Exhibits, and much more.

Click Here to Register for GS1 Connect 2017

RFID Journal LIVE! 2017

rfid journal live! 2017

  • Dates: May 9-11, 2017
  • Location: Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, AZ
  • Booth: #504
  • Registration:

SML invites you to the RFID Journal LIVE! 2017 show in Phoenix, Arizona. Stop by booth #504 to check out our Clarity software, RFID inlays and much more. The SML team will be happy to discuss how our RFID solutions can optimize your retail operations and allow you to truly implement omnichannel. Please contact or call 1-972-690-9460 to schedule a meeting with us during the show.

Also, be sure to check out SML’s CTO & SVP RFID Solutions, Dean Frew, moderate a retail & apparel panel discussion. During the panel, Dean will discuss how RFID is benefitting the retail industry by providing daily cycle counts, replenishment, customer engagement, promotions management, and many other in-store applications. Other panel members will include retailers and brand owners discussing how they’re using RFID and the lessons they’ve learned from their deployments.

Click Here to Register for RFID Journal LIVE!

Retail Business Technology Expo (RBTE) 2017

Retail Business Technology Expo 2017

SML is the signature sponsor at the Retail Business Technology Expo on May 8-9 in Olympia, London, UK. This year’s event will be the biggest yet, bringing together hundreds of retail professionals and technology providers for two days of product exhibitions, panel discussions, and keynote speeches.

Please visit SML at stand #430 where we’ll be demoing our Clarity Software as well as our latest RFID retail inlays. Be sure to stop by our stand to discuss how our end-to-end RFID solution is allowing retailers to increase sales, decrease shrink, implement omnichannel and improve inventory visibility throughout their entire supply chain.

Click Here to Register for RBTE 2017

Webinar: Learn What Differentiates Successful Retail RFID Deployments

  • Webinar: Learn What Differentiates Successful Retail RFID Deployments
  • Date: March 28, 2017
  • Time: 2:00 to 3:00 PM EST
  • Registration:

Please join SML Group’s Chief Technology Officer and Senior VP for RFID Solutions, Dean Frew, for a new webinar, where he’ll walk through a survey of the last six years of RFID’s significant year-over-year adoption growth in the global retail apparel and footwear market. He’ll discuss all components that make up RFID deployments, such as ROI analysis, technology selection, business-process change when using the technology, tagging methodologies, the importance of standards, and project team structures that produce best results.

The webinar will also feature a focused segment on the role and impact that RFID solutions have in new and essential omnichannel retail models. The goal is to provide attendees with a complete picture of best practices, while pointing out common costly mistakes to avoid when striving for technology-driven business-performance improvement. Register for the webinar here.

Internet of Supply Chain Conference

internet of supply chain conference

The Internet of Supply Chain conference, taking place in Amsterdam in May, is an event that will bring together strategic, operational and IT professionals to explore how Internet of Things technology is improving supply chains now and in the future. Many different keynote speakers, panel discussions and case studies will be presented in relation to industries such as retail, manufacturing, logistics and transportation. One of the featured presenters is Richard Haig, CIO/CTO Herman Kay, who SML RFID is proud to call a partner. As part of his presentation, Haig will discuss how SML RFID’s solutions have benefited Herman Kay.

Please click here to register for the Internet of Supply Chain conference – registering early can save you hundreds on the admission fee.


World Retail Elite Summit

world retail elite summit

Please join SML RFID at the World Retail Elite Summit in Shanghai. SML RFID’s CTO & SVP RFID Solutions, Dean Frew, will be giving a presentation related to “Retail IT Global Development and Perspective” on Monday, January 9. The World Retail Elite event brings together hundreds of corporate technology professionals and retail industry thought leaders to discuss emerging IT strategies in retail, including topics related to social, mobile, cloud, analytics and much more. Find out more about the event here.

Also, if you’re attending, be sure to contact us to set up a visit to the SML RFID Shanghai Technology Center.

London SML RFID Retail Pop Up

rfid retail pop up

Come see RFID in action at SML’s London RFID Retail Pop Up Store. SML and partners will be demonstrating the latest in RFID retail technology that they’ve implemented with some of the largest global retailers that has proven to increase inventory tracking, decrease losses, improve customer service and boost profitability by getting in-demand items in the hands of customers when they want them. There are two days of demonstrations for brand owners and retailers only.

Click here to register for a private meeting slot on Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 from 12pm to 6pm and Wednesday, October 26th from 9am to 6:00pm, as well as the reception on Tuesday the 25th at 6:00pm.

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RFID in Retail: Fast Emerging as the Most Impactful ROI in Retail

  • Webinar: RFID in Retail: Fast Emerging as the Most Impactful ROI in Retail
  • Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016
  • Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm EST

Please join SML’s Sr. VP for RFID Solutions & Chief Technology Officer, Dean Frew, for a live webinar discussing how RFID is quickly emerging as the retail solution that has the biggest ROI. Benefits such as reduced shrink, improved inventory accuracy and elimination of out of stocks are well-known, but RFID will continue to provide new and unexpected benefits as retailers use the data accuracy provided by RFID to revolutionize the management of inventory throughout their entire supply chain.

Frew, along with Andy Robson of NTL World and Susan Nichols of Apparel Magazine, will form a panel that can address your concerns about RFID deployment using real-world evidence and case studies to show how RFID can achieve the highest ROI in retail – often in a matter of months. Register for the webinar to reserve your spot today.