Improving Dock to Stock with RFID Tracking

RFID insertion provides many benefits for retailers, improving the supply chain and assisting in determining optimal inventory levels of products. Too much product in inventory increases expenses with storage and warehousing costs. Maintaining proper inventory levels can save retailers anywhere from 20 to 30% in storage costs alone. RFID technology …

Flexographic Printing: Inks, Substrates, Setup, and Solutions

Flexographic printing refers to a type of printing where flexible, photopolymer plates are wrapped around a rotating cylinder to press each color onto a substrate. Similar to letterpress printing processes, text and graphics for each color are raised on the surface plate and inked to transfer to a substrate. A …

Flexographic Printing: History and How it Works

Flexographic printing is a type of roll feed web printing process that is commonly used to print large volumes of packaging and labels. Flexo-presses can print on various types of films, papers, corrugated, foils, and paperboard with high speeds reaching up to 500 to 2000 feet per minute. Many types …

Types of RFID Chips

RFID chips are the small, highly integrated microchips, also called integrated circuits (IC) that are located inside RFID labels, cards, or tags. These microchips contain a mini microprocessor, memory and a controller. RFID chips work by receiving radio waves that are emitted by an antenna, processing the data and transmitting …