This week a new article was published answering most common FAQs of Barcode vs RFID. Nordic ID participated at the RFID roadshow 2013 in Finland and the GS1 conference in Germany. Also check our News on Nordic ID supporting Save the Children charity.
This week Finland is celebrating its independence day and as
this is a public holiday, our Friday blog turned into a Thursday
blog. Nevertheless, we compiled this week's news for you,
New article: 6 most common FAQs of
Barcode vs RFID
This week a new article was published on the RFID Arena.
Inspired by a guest lecture she recently held, Jessica Säilä wrote
a great blog post that answers the most common FAQs of barcode vs
"Last week I gave business students at Turku University a guest
lecture on the use of barcode and RFID technologies in retail
operations. The students asked what people unfamiliar with RFID
technology often ask - hence I thought the topic is worth a
Read the full article
This week's events
Nordic ID at the RFID Roadshow 2013 in
Espoo, Tampere and Oulu, Finland
RFIDLab Finland ry organized their RFID Roadshow 2013 this week.
Of course Nordic ID participated and presented in all three
scheduled cities: Espoo, Tampere and Oulu.
The RFID Roadshow started off in Espoo. The seminar in Espoo was
crowded with people interested in RFID. The next stop was Tampere;
the seminar there was also very busy. We were happy to have many
people come to talk to us between the speeches. The last location
of the roadshow was in Oulu. The event was well visited and we
heard back that there were many lively discussions and great
conversations. Thank you all for your participation!
In next week's Friday blog we will feature pictures from the
For more information check the RFIDLab Finland ry
Also visit the RFIDLab Finland ry
GS1 Connecting Fashion Business 2013,
GS1 hosted their GS1 Connecting Fashion Business 2013
conference in Düsseldorf Germany this week. The event featured many
interesting presentations and discussions.
Nordic ID exhibited at the event. The event attracted a broad
audience with a clear emphasis on retail. The event was a success
and we hope to see even more RFID focused guests next
year. Thank you all for all your interest, great that
you stopped by at our stand.
For more information, check out the
GS1 Germany homepage.
Tiina Aumasalo and Lothar Struckmeier at the Nordic ID stand
Nordic ID holiday greetings
It is holiday season and time to send out holiday greetings. We
at Nordic ID decided to follow last year's tradition and spend the
money reserved for holiday greeting cards on a contribution to
Read more in the
Nordic ID News section.
Read more about the Save the Children charity from their website.
Great blog post on RFID focus shift in
retail by RFID 24-7
RFID 24-7 featured a great guest blog post provided by Kris
Doane on their blog. It discusses "Retail RFID focus moves from
technology to store processes". You should check it out, we
certainly recommend it.
Read the full blog post
Enjoy your weekend!