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Benefits of RFID for Track and Trace in Product Recall

Benefits of RFID for Track and Trace in Product Recall

Track and trace is all about ensuring transparency into a product’s origin and its path through the supply chain (and back, if necessary, as in the case of product recall). Food companies, for example, are responsible for recalling unsafe goods and products in order to prevent contamination

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How to Establish a Connection between SOPAS Software and Automatic Identification Hardware: 2D Laser Scanners and Vision Sensors

How to Establish a Connection between SOPAS Software and Automatic Identification Hardware: 2D Laser Scanners and Vision Sensors

One aspect of SOPAS that customers find most challenging is establishing a connection with automatic identification hardware such as 2D laser scanners and vision sensors.   Below are step-by-step instructions for the three primary ways to establish a connection. Three Primary Connection Methods 1. Connecting with USB The

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3 Ways to Activate the Reading Gate of Your SICK Automatic Identification Device

3 Ways to Activate the Reading Gate of Your SICK Automatic Identification Device

Did you know that there is more than one way to activate the reading gate of a CLV Barcode Scanner, a LECTOR6xx Image-based Code Reader, or an RFID Interrogator—beyond just a hardwired switch?  By using a command over the communication interface, the amount of physical setup required

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It’s What’s on the Inside that Counts – Vision Sensors Guarantee Food Safety

It's What's on the Inside that Counts - Vision Sensors Guarantee Food Safety

Over the past few years, the number of people suffering from food allergies has risen significantly. To ensure that every pack really does have on the inside what it states on the outside, 2D vision sensors from SICK’s Inspector product family visually inspect every product that leaves the belt

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How a Single Barcode Scanner is Saving Money for this Food and Beverage Customer

How a Single Barcode Scanner is Saving Money for this Food and Beverage Customer

This is a guest post by Advantage Industrial Automation, an Authorized SICK Distributor, based in Georgia that provides control and automaton solutions to OEMs, industrial end users, and system integrators. *** Sometimes it’s the simple solutions that make the biggest difference.   In the case of a large

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