MarketResearch.com has announced the new report “RFID Readers and Tags - A Global Market Overview,” which projects the market to reach $8.9 billion by 2015.In the study, RFID readers and tags are analyzed in terms of both market value and unit shipments for the period 2007-2015.
Alien Technology announced the new Higgs 4 integrated circuit designed for enhancing RFID applications that include item-level tracking of apparel, electronics, sporting goods, luxury items, pharmaceutical drugs, spirits and tobacco.
The Higgs 4 chip has a 64-bit UTID programmed at the factory and cannot be altered.
Digital Angel Corp. announced that its subsidiary Destron Fearing would soon launch a new global pocket reader series. The series consist of two durable and flexible RFID readers - the Pocket Reader and Pocket Reader EX - designed for companion animal veterinary practices, pet rescue shelters and low-volume manual scanning operations.