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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 […]

Using RFID to Prepare for Increased Customer Demand Around Major Events

Major national and international events offers retailers with a number of significant opportunities to drive sales at an exponential rate. For example, it was reported that the royal wedding is set to boost UK retail sales by an estimated £195m. As well, this summer’s FIFA World Cup will see retailers experience an influx of customers […]

How Retailers Are Discovering Inventory Inaccuracies After RFID Pilots

For retailers looking to implement RFID technology, a key challenge is quantifying how much difference Item-Level RFID can make to inventory accuracy. It is the promise of large improvements in inventory accuracy that is driving the exponential growth in the number of retailers who are starting pilots to experience first-hand the operational benefits of the […]

SML Enables Mobile Phone Retailers to Reduce Shrink and Out-of-Stocks

The mobile phone industry has seen rapid growth within the last decade; driving competition amongst brands to release the latest handset and upgrades. The sector has become one of the fastest growing with 380 million units sold in 2017 alone. As the industry continues to see exponential growth, retailers within this space are experiencing a […]

4 Key Takeaways From RBTE 2018

With Europe’s largest retail technology show over for another year, it’s apparent that retail has continued to evolve and adapt at an exponential rate. Taking place on May 2nd and 3rd at Olympia, London, RBTE proved a busy couple of days for the SML team with a number of successful meetings taking place and delegates […]