What’s In a Name: Xterprise Becomes SML IIS

“It ain’t what they call you, it’s what you answer to.” –W.C. Fields When Dean Frew started his company in 2002, he knew he was onto something big. The ability of RFID to count vast amounts of product rapidly and with unprecedented accuracy had the potential to revolutionize the way hospitals operated, heavy vehicles and machinery […]

What Will Omnichannel Be Like In 10 Years?

At the National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show this year, it was apparent that the entire industry is serious about omnichannel retailing and the opportunities that it offers. Exhibitors were tailoring much of their marketing and messaging toward omnichannel applications, such as online orders delivered to the store, and smart dressing rooms or video product […]

The Biggest Retail Problem – And How to Solve it With RFID

Let’s face it – there are many challenges in the retail industry. But of all the difficulties that those in the industry have to deal with, the biggest retail problem is visibility and accuracy. Think about it: if you don’t know exactly what inventory you have on hand and where it is located, then problems of […]

7 Things Your Boss Wants to Know About RFID

While you may have already been sold on the benefits of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology for greater efficiency and cost savings, now you need to sell it your boss. Maybe your boss still prefers manual inventory tracking or using other options that have worked for your company in the past. Whatever the case, with […]