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More than 2,300 visitors is 12% increase over 2013 event
The slitter/rewinders, intended for Bemis’s recapitalization program, are expected to bring added productivity and ergonomics
Dual motor drive retrofit reportedly allows older sheeters to remain competitive
The event is expected to draw record numbers of exhibitors in a record amount of space, and to be the most NPE in history
The SWIFT system is said to allow brand protection and security at high volumes for an affordable cost
Duropack, now part of DS Smith, has raised its market share in Europe and sharpened its focus on packaging, reports OEP
Company will launch enhancements to the integration with EskoArtwork at the upcoming DSCOOP X event
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EVERGREEN, CO— Active RFID Systems, Inc. (ARS), a leading provider of battery-powered radio frequency and infrared supply chain management systems for total asset tracking, in-transit visibility, security, and data networking over all mobile devices, and Broadcom, Inc., a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications are collaborating in the development and sales of a WiFi (802.11.b/g)-enabled RFID tag that will be used to track assets directly in a WiFi Network Enterprise System. The new tag offers many years of battery life and is interoperable with existing WiFi networks.
Under the terms of the agreement, ARS will incorporate the Broadcom chipset into this WiFi tag and will manufacture and support the finished tag product. Broadcom will support the hardware, firmware and software activities. “Active RFID Systems is pleased to offer an energy-efficient radio system, 802.11 interoperable, based on a low-cost product from Broadcom,” says ARS founder and CEO Tony Corrado. “The extensive operating knowledge and optional capabilities offered by Broadcom ensure seamless system integration for all users.”
For more information, visit Active-RFID