Paragon ID’s UK subsidiary BemroseBooth Paragon has secured a new contract with Virgin Trains East Coast for the supply of payroll services. As part of the contract, the company will also manage part of the warehousing and pick an pack for the company’s luggage labels. This new contract is a great addition to the company … Continue reading "Paragon ID secures new contract with Virgin Trains East Coast"
Strengthening of smart ticketing offer for public transportation in the UK Paragon ID (Euronext Paris – FR0011980077), leader in identification solutions in the e-ID, transport & smart cities and traceability & brand protection sectors have announced the acquisition of Burall InfoSmart. Located near Cambridge in England, Burall InfoSmart is one of the pioneers in the … Continue reading "Paragon ID strengthens its position in the UK with Burall InfoSmart acquisition"
As we illustrated in our previous blog about the History of NFC, Apple added NFC capabilities to the iPhone 6 in 2014 to support Apple Pay. Until now the NFC function on iOS was however limited solely to mobile payment (HCE mode). iPhones could not operate in peer-to-peer or reading modes. Apple has announced during … Continue reading "Apple opens its doors to NFC"
It’s less than 2 weeks before the RFID Journal Live! event. Our suitcases are almost packed and we are getting excited. The 15th annual conference will take place on the 9-11 May at the Phoenix Convention Centre, Arizona. It will host 200+ exhibitors from 25 countries and will feature conferences on specific industries from logistics to … Continue reading "RFID Journal Live! Phoenix 2017, What to look out for"
Boosting sales, streamlining pre-sales processes, getting accurate inventories, protecting their brand… retailers can get many benefits from using RFID technology. We don’t often mention, however, what’s in it for customers. Such and such is using RFID, so what? Does it help us as customers? Does it improve our overall experience? The answer to both these … Continue reading "Shoppers – How RFID can improve your customer experience?"
According to a recently published research study, the Near Field Communication (NFC) market is expected to reach $24 billion by 2020. This is unsurprising news as the mobile phone market continues to grow. It is forecasted that, in 2017, over a third of the world’s population will own a smartphone. That’s 2.6 billion smartphone users … Continue reading "The history of NFC"