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The future of retail is a marriage between item-level RFID and 2D barcodes

The retail industry has seen significant changes over the last few years, with many pundits eager to say that retail is “dead” as more and more stores lower their shutters for the last time. However, whilst it’s true that the landscape has become increasingly competitive, the sector as a whole is far from extinction as […]

Connecting retailers with RFID solutions around the world

The RFID industry has grown rapidly over the last few years and continues to do so. With this rapid increase, retailers are beginning to see the significant ROI from the technology and, as-a-result, adopting the technology at a rate of over 30% each year. However, many retailers are still apprehensive in the rollout of this […]

Using item-level RFID at Point of Sale will change the customer experience at checkout

A new era of retailing is beginning to emerge where technology and commerce are joining forces to revolutionize the customer experience. More and more retailers are implementing new technologies to improve their processes and finding new and innovative applications of existing technologies to optimize their daily operations. RFID technology is rapidly gaining adoption within retail […]

Solving the RFID Tagging Needs of Retailers

The item-level RFID retail market has grown rapidly over the last few years as more and more retailers are transforming the way they manage inventory to serve customers more effectively, creating a New Era in retailing.  With this rapid increase, retailers are rolling RFID out in its masses and adopting the technology at a rate […]

SML Unveils GB3U8 RFID Inlays Powered by NXP’s UCODE 8 Chip

Today, SML has announced the latest addition to its range of high performance RFID inlays, the new GB3U8 inlay which is fully compliant with GS1 EPC Gen2v2 standard, supporting RAIN RFID with global UHF frequencies. Measuring only 50x30mm, the GB3U8 RFID inlays are designed for use by omnichannel retailers in store and across supply chain […]

SML Continues to Expand Capacity to Support Growing Global RFID Market for Retail

—An impressive year for RFID has been witnessed across the globe— DALLAS — July, 3rd 2018 — SML, the leading full-service Item-level RFID solution provider, has today announced its impressive progress in the retail industry. In 2017, the company produced over 1.4 billion encoded RFID tags, allowing SML to deliver encoded RFID tags to over […]