Digital DNA

Creating Digital DNA with RFID

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The benefits of RFID in industries such as retail, healthcare, and manufacturing have been proven time and time again. In retail, an RFID deployment can lead to improved inventory accuracy and visibility, reduction in overstock and cycle counts, and increased customer satisfaction. In healthcare and manufacturing, RFID can increase employee accountability, improve asset utilization and […]

automotive asset management

Why the Auto Industry Needs Asset Management

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Auto industry professionals know just how complex the logistics of operating an automotive factory can be. The typical facility involves workers carrying out many different and complicated tasks at the same time. Forklift drivers, for example, must constantly transport pallets, barrels, boxes and bins full of parts throughout a manufacturing plant while adhering to schedules […]

What to Look for in Healthcare Inventory Tracking Software

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Healthcare administrators have enough to worry about when it comes to ensuring that patients receive the highest caliber of medical services available. However, they also need to prevent the loss of costly medical supplies, pharmaceutical drugs and expensive medical apparatuses and machinery. It’s easy to see how something can get lost or misplaced when you […]

Video: MSM Solutions Celebrates 10 Years of PortalTrack Success in 2017

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MSM Solutions is proud to announce that our proprietary Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) software component, PortalTrack, is now 10 years old. This means MSM has been a leader in providing customizable inventory visibility and asset management to organizations in a wide range of industries for an entire decade. PortalTrack now monitors and generates millions of […]

Video: Top 4 Reasons Why Retailers Should Validate Their Electronic Product Code (EPC) Data

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RFID technology coupled with Electronic Product Code (EPC) validation is the most efficient way to track products from the manufacturing facility to the showroom floor. RFID and EPC validation help retailers to: Confirm that a particular item is present Identify what type of product it is Count how many of a particular item is present […]

Video: The Different Ways RFID Tags and Labels Can Be Printed

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RFID technology — and the ability to print RFID tags and labels quickly and cheaply from virtually anywhere — is radically improving efficiency and profitability in the apparel industry. However, before benefiting from the most advanced forms of RFID technology, apparel companies need to better understand the various components of the RFID label printing process. […]

5 Benefits of Thermal Printing in Retail

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Thermal printers offer so many benefits that it’s understandable why most large-scale retailers have already switched to this highly reliable, extremely efficient and cost-effective technology. Thermal printing is incredibly flexible, allowing it to be integrated with different kinds of labeling and printing systems already being used by retail businesses. Also, for the many retailers that […]

How RFID in Retail Is Improving Customer Experience

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Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) and omnichannel are not just the future of retail – they are the “now.” Retailers dealing with large inventories that have yet to take advantage of RFID technology and omnichannel are missing out on increased profit potential, loss prevention, cost savings, payroll savings and so much more. At the same time, […]

6 Things Your Inventory Management System Should Be Doing for You

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Retailers often fall into the unfortunate trap of not upgrading their “tried and true” inventory management system because it seems to be working fine. However, even it runs smoothly, an out-of-date system often cannot provide even the most basic features provided by modern RFID solutions. Sticking to methods such as manual inventories or older barcode […]

4 Consequences of Poor Asset Management in Healthcare

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The primary goal of every medical facility is to keep patients safe while administering appropriate treatments and remedies for their conditions and illnesses. In most cases, hospitals, doctors and medical staff do an extraordinary job of ensuring patients are well taken care of. However, some studies now suggest that medical errors are prevalent enough to […]