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Marks & Spencer Expects to Achieve 100 Percent RFID-Tagging by 2017

By | 2015-05-22T14:56:13+00:00 May 11th, 2015|RFID News|

Global retailer Marks & Spencer (M&S) is expanding its use of EPC ultrahigh-frequency (UHF) RFID technology at most of its stores, from 80 percent of its general merchandise toward a goal of tagging 100 percent of goods within the next two years. The company has already been tracking 100 percent of its chilled food items via [...]

Transhumanism marches on as “human chipping” becomes trendy

By | 2015-05-23T23:08:05+00:00 May 3rd, 2015|RFID News|

Undergoing a somewhat painful injection to have a microchip implanted into your hand might not be something most sane individuals would ever consider doing voluntarily, but for a growing number of people, it has actually become a fashionable trend. As I reported in an earlier article, some companies are now encouraging their employees to have [...]

Chinese Company Announces Plans to Invest in Alien Technology

By | 2015-06-01T16:39:14+00:00 May 23rd, 2014|RFID News|

Century, a publicly held Chinese technology solutions and services company, has announced that it and four others companies intend to purchase a percentage of Alien Technology, a major provider of RFID tags, chips and readers based on the EPC Gen 2 standard. In accordance to Chinese regulations, Century publicly filed its plan to invest in [...]