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Process Control

Instant Insight is Profit

Successful leaders and their organizations understand the key information components that yield improved profit through real time information availability and the rapid decisions conceived from this information. In many cases automated information collection and rapid access to it is the core reason these organizations dominate their field today and will continue to do so in the future.

RFID vs Barcode

RFID or Barcode

Barcode has a long history of effective applications. RFID is a newer technology that is similar to barcode, but offers many unique advantages. Barcode and RFID both act as a way to identify the object that they are placed on or in, but there are distinct differences between the two technologies.

Lean Manufacturing

Lean Manufacturing

It might not take a Six Sigma Black Belt to be aware of the 7 common wastes in lean manufacturing; overproduction, waiting, transportation, inappropriate processing, unnecessary inventory, unnecessary/excess motion and defects. Knowing where excess costs sit in a manufacturing environment is "step-one". Step-two is...

Process Control

Process Control

Data reporting can be a very tedious process for source medical device manufacturers. The functionality of the device needs to be spot-on for it to be considered viable in the medical community. Because there is little to no room for error in this process, medical devices must help decrease error prone manufacturing activities, and in many cases also help companies meet the desired Six Sigma goal for process control.

Chemical Tracking

Chemical, Compound and Reagent Tracking

There are known issues within laboratories that involve tracking, inventorying and accounting for compounds, chemicals and reagents. If this issue has ever presented itself in your laboratory, radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions will help you and your staff monitor every chemical that enters and exits your facility.

Using RFID in Retail

Using RFID in Retail

Over the last several years, RFID has made major advancements in the jewelry industry possible. RFID can add visibility and clarity to a variety of processes from the manufacturing level all the way to final consumer sale at the retail counter.

Manufacturing Vision and Clarity

Clarity and Vision in Manufacturing

RFID provides vision and clarity into manufacturing, sorting, warehousing and shipping of products. Wood product manufacturers struggle with tracking components and orders through their production facilities and throughout the warehousing and shipping process.

RFID Integration

RFID Integration

Peg-Pérego, a manufacturer and distributor of children’s equipment, including ride-on toys, strollers and high chairs, in order to meet a Wal-Mart mandate for ASN's (advance ship notices) introduced an RFID tag to their product labels.