Standard bearer — radio frequency identification (RFID) standardisation

Packaging Professional magazine
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1 Jul 2006
Technician conducts read distance test at ADT Europe RFID Performance Lab, Echt, The Netherlands

The packaging industry has been quick to recognise the importance of developments in RFID technology, particularly for returnable transport items such as pallets and crates. Progress in dealing with international standardisation issues is discussed including the European Commission's recently launched consultation into the use of RFID tags.