Public Transport

Public Transport

Public transportation systems primarily involve controlled access, recording movement of passengers and ensuring fare collection. Across the world, these systems are automated or semi-automated and this involves utilization of RFID Technology. RFID Tags are geared to perform all these functions and cater to the needs of such systems
Tags can in the form of Smart Tickets, AFC tokens, or RFID enabled contactless cards. All these tags offer benefits of low cost reusable tags, collection of accurate data, and quick and efficient movement of passengers. The need for manual intervention is also lower and accounting records are better maintained with respect to cash collections.
RFID tags can be used across railways, metros, buses among other public transport systems.

Parking Management

Parking Management
RFID Tags assist in Automatic Vehicle Identification (AVI) and Vehicle Tracking. Commercial vehicles as well as personal vehicles need to be identified and tracked for secure access to gated and controlled parking areas.
RFID enabled Windshield Tags are placed on the windscreen of the vehicles which can be read when the vehicle passes through a RFID enabled gantry or parking lot gate. RFID technology allows for easy and fast communication between tag and reader. This helps in allowing access to a vehicle to a secure gated parking lot, automates billing and electronic collection of parking fees, and eliminates scope of misplacing parking tokens/tickets.
Omnia Windshield tags are tamper-proof which eliminates scope of theft of these tags. Any attempt to transfer or shift the tag from one vehicle to another vehicle causes the tag to lose its functionality and this helps in accurate automatic vehicle identification.

RFID Plastic bracelets&Wristbands

RFID Plastic  bracelets & wristbands are often referred to as RFID Vinyl wristbands& bracelets.

RFID Plastic bracelets & Wristbands are very comfortable, light weight, and provide extra security and wear time. The durable plastic is stretch resistant and waterproof. These features make the plastic wristband a great choice for multi day use.

RFID Plastic bracelets&Wristbands are designed to last longer and provide security at your event. They allow you to quickly and easily identify customers who are wearing a wristbands. Our plastic bands are designed to last longer then Tyvek so you can use them for an entire weekend or up to a week. Each of band contains a plastic snap closure that must be destroyed to be taken off to prevent reapplying. We design our wristbands to fit almost any size wrist, they will even fit a baby’s wrist if needed.

The length and width of our RFID Plastic bracelets&Wristbands can vary depending on what you choose (wide and narrow bands) but generally they are 10 inches in length and 5/8 inch wide. This includes solid colors, designs and holographic bands.

All of our stock wristbands will ship same day if you order before 3pm Central time, so if you need bands in a pinch we can get them to you. Please contact us if you have any questions.

One of their best features is that you can customize them so they are unique to your event. Custom Plastic wristbands are harder to counterfeit and they offer you the opportunity to market your event with your logo on the band. You can create your design right on our site! We offer a wide version of our plastic bands to allow for more printable area. Although we don’t offer custom bar coding or numbering online, we can customize plastic wristbands to have a bar codes and/or numbering on them. Please contact us here for more information on custom bar coding and/or numbering. Creating a custom wristband will add production times to your order, so keep that in mind when you choose a shipping method.

To avoid custom charges and to get same day shipping, we have also created a number of solid color and Plastic design wristbands. We carry 17 different colors and 10 different designs that are always in stock and ready to ship. All of the designs were created to target specific needs for our customers.

Since these bands serve security purposes, we also carry holographic plastic wristbands in a regular and star design. This adds to the uniqueness and allows the bands to POP! And to take it one step further, you can customize the holographic bands on our site. We even carry a few holographic VIP designs for you. And remeber they are snap closure wristbands so you know customers cannot remove them without destroying them.

Wristbands are often used in bars and water parks so our plastic wristbands are 100% waterproof. Spill on them, swim with them and even shower with them, you won’t have an issue! What’s even better is that you can use them for a week in water without a problem. You can even add a custom imprint and it won’t wear off.

Benefits of Using RFID Plastic bracelets&Wristbands:
Waterproof, multi-layered plastic for unbeatable strength, durability, and comfort
High visibility on-person identification
No ticket to lose
Non-transferable identification; permanent locking plastic snap to prevent transfer
Variety of colors, designs, and styles
Save time: staff and security can easily see wristbands, no need to re-check ID
Custom imprinted: turn your wristband into a promotional tool with your logo or message
Kids love to keep them for souvenirs: fun, bright colors and patterns that attract attention
Preprinted stock provides that custom look without the price and wait

Container Tracking

Container Tracking
Containers used for shipping goods are valuable assets themselves. Profitability is correlated with optimal usage of resources as well as return on investment. Shipping containers are usually bulky and extremely large in number making manual tracking difficult and prone to error. Further, shipping across countries and continents involving multiple organizations, legal frameworks and systems creates hindrances in controlling movement of containers as well as theft/loss or property.
RFID technology can assist in making this process more seamless and smooth. RFID tags are a suitable and cost effective method for universal implementation of electronic security seals.

Benefits of Container Tracking using RFID Technology:
* Accurate and timely shipping of goods with real-time tracking updates
* Verifying goods during loading and off-loading including en-route monitoring of seals
* Capturing complete logistics information trail
* Recovering reusable containers accurately through proper planning and tracking
* Higher return on investment of containers and reduced need for higher stock keeping

Jewellery Management

Jewellery Management
Inventory management of jewellery is a crucial and time consuming task. Jewellers tend to undertake inventory checking, accounting and record management on a daily or weekly basis across manufacturing, wholesale and retail sectors. Being very precious and valuable articles, even a few pieces of jewellery being misplaced or lost could lead to huge losses.

RFID Tagging of jewellery articles can assist in quick, accurate and efficient management of these goods. RFID tagged jewellery items can be read in bulk which makes stock-taking and book keeping very quick and reduces scope of manual error. These eliminated losses and also decreased manual labour.

A more advanced system for inventory management incorporates RFID and EAS technology which Omnia supports through its combination RFID + EAS tag. This not only helps avail the benefits of RFID technology but also prevents theft of the jewellery article through the Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS) technology. This dual purpose tag is an innovative way to solve multiple problems faced by jewellers through a single solution.

RFID application in Medical Management

Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) is one of the emerging technologies that has been a part of various industries. It uses electromagnetic fields attached to any tags to identify and track objects. There has been a significant growth noticed in RFID applications in healthcare/medical industry which has its emphasis on patient’s safety.

This technology can assure the appropriate treatment for patients and get them the services and care that they pay for. There are a lot of applications of RFID technology, which can be efficiently performed in the healthcare industry. It can be used for the reduction of supply overstock, which is a problem faced by nurses in hospitals. Some hospitals also use it with RFID tags in patient’s wristband, which helps with the prescription information facilitating electronic medical records.

Primarily, there are 3 uses of RFID technology in medical field: tracking patients, tracking equipment and tracking staff. Medical machineries are highly expensive and RFID systems can also avail you with the efficient tracking of these machines, which can be advantageous for the hospital.

There are some of the equipments which are not being used for a long period of time; RFID tags can help the hospitals to find that equipment, when needed. With this hospitals can keep the proper record of all the machines that they have and can save their funds by not buying the machines again.

RFID technology is coming up as one highly important tool for the medical industry, with its distinct approach for the welfare of the industry. RFID tags have been incorporated into seams of x-ray protection vests, which reduce the time involved to locate the vests.

With RFID technology and tags, managing more accurate records has become easier. This technology can facilitate patients and staff to track the people, who had any kind of contact with patients who suffering from dangerous infection such as TB. RFID tags are highly beneficial for the healthcare industry; it can help any hospital to track/trace the prescribed drugs.

At this point of development in this specialized technology, it is also applied for controlling and monitoring patient’s location to manage the documents and medication administration. It also helps with the control of staff-patient interaction time. RFID can be applied for various purposes further for the improvement of patient’s safety. RFID can also facilitate hospitals for the precise monitoring of the admission, discharge and billing of the patients.

RFID Wristbands Application in Hospital

RFID Wristbands Application in Hospital

Radio Frequency Identification is basically the electromagnetic energy which is transmitted for the use of storing and electronically carrying information with the use of RFID tags. In the case of wristbands, RFID tag is a small adhesive sticker which is attached to devices such as RFID wristbands. To make these devices receive and respond to radio frequencies, these tags have antennas. It is actually a wireless technology which helps you identify objects that have been incorporated with unique Radio Frequency Identification tags. In several industries, these tags are extremely useful for maintaining and managing material, information, etc. They assist in eliminating errors and preparing for stock-outs and their re-ordering, which is exceptionally significant in reducing labor costs.

These RFID tags are helpful in so many industries where tracking of goods, products, employees and patients is necessary. RFID tag is the best practical way to track any items in transit (in movement). In businesses where loading and re-loading of goods happens frequently and movement of items is between destinations far apart, such as between two countries, RFID is of great benefit to them.

In industries such as hospitals and health care industries, RFID wristbands are considered to be the most reliable, secure and convenient device to track patients, as well as manage and store information about them. These wristbands contain patient’s identity and all the necessary information related to clients medical condition. RFID wristband is a simplified solution for proper care and identification of patients which does not compromise with the standards of management and control of the hospital. RFID wristbands enhance and improve the safety and security of patients and are significantly effective in reducing administration efforts.
Critical information about patients is easily accessible to the medical staff and patients increasing efficiency. Existing clinical information systems can be easily integrated with RFID wristbands. These wristbands have very high memory capacities, capability to read information from longer distances and fast processing time. Highly secured systems of RFID wristbands prevent any unauthorized and unauthenticated access. Inventory of medical instruments, medicines, medical drugs and equipments may also be tracked with the help of RFID tags. Systematic tracking and recording of drugs and other samples can also be taken care of, with the help of RFID tag. The overall application of RFID wristbands and tags in hospitals and healthcare industries is extremely significant and it is definitely the most secure platform to manage patient data.

Manufacturing & Automation

Manufacturing & Automation
Complex and large scale manufacturing entail constant monitoring of process and tracking WIP and inventory. This can be carried out successfully using RFID tags which bring a lot of transparency and traceability in the processes. These tags can be deployed to help in management of all assets on the assembly line from manufacturing machinery, equipment and tools to WIP and final goods produced. They help in data collection, maintaining accurate reports and records, finding inconsistencies in process or quality, tracking rework and rejected material and even proper and accurate dispatches. These benefits lead to overall efficiencies and time savings in the production process.

The benefits of incorporating RFID technology in the manufacturing process are:
* Better inventory management through enhanced visibility and control of resources
* Timely maintenance of manufacturing equipment leading to high longevity
* Identification of inefficiencies and reasons for loss/failure along the assembly line through analysis of data records collected using RFID tags.
* Life cycle management and accurate warranty processing through data collection and tracking of finished goods

Warehousing & Distribution

Warehousing & Distribution
Supply chain management is imperative across all industries and market verticals. Traceability of assets and their movement within a warehouse or along the distribution channel helps to manage resources better. Inventory levels can be managed better, losses are minimized and manual labour can be reduced.
RFID tags can create such systems which are reliable and bring about efficiencies along these warehouse and distribution channels. They monitor progress of products through the warehouse through automatic identification of goods, maintaining accurate and timely records of their location, movement, dispatches and delivery. Deploying RFID technology creates visibility of assets for a firm with lesser manual effort. These benefits lead to over all resource optimization and cost savings.

Logistics and Supply Chain

Logistics and Supply Chain
In supply chain management, overall success is tied to specific measurements. Successfully managed supply chains are able to achieve 99% traceability, 99% visibility, 99% efficiency, and 99% accountability. Achieving such goals can be nearly impossible using manual processes.
When RFID technology is properly implemented, it allows the supply chain to watch those percentages rise, saving money and increasing profits.

Supply chain managers can increase traceability using RFID. Tagging valuable items and setting up RFID read zones at different locations can give managers the ability to track the various steps that an item takes throughout a facility. If an item is subjected to intense processes like melting, the item can still be accurately tracked using RFID. Tagging a tote that moves with the item throughout the facility will allow the item to be tracked without potentially harming the RFID tag.

Supply chain managers can increase visibility by using RFID. Tagging items, inventory, and equipment allows supply chain managers to accurately provide important data to additional companies in the supply chain. Below are a few examples of the information that supply chain managers can have by using RFID.
1. Number of items in production
2. Number of items in specific steps of production
3. Amount of money tied up in equipment/inventory
4. Exact forecasting dates for item production
5. Amount of raw materials needed
6. Equipment wear and tear information