Radio Frequency Identification, also known as RFID, is the wireless, non-contact use of radio frequency waves to transfer data and identify objects. RFID is more efficient at data collection and inventory reconciliation than traditional barcoding systems. Applications include real-time inventory control, supply chain management, and asset tracking. It is particularly useful for tracking inventory of laboratory chemicals, consumables, and assets.
RFID systems consist of the following:
As lab safety and operations specialists, we design RFID systems with optimal efficiency in mind. Our systems are fully tailored to each client’s unique program needs: