Impinj landing image
Impinj landing image

Connect with Impinj:

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Google+ YouTube Channel
Print this page

Impinj in the News

Barcode News

RFID-Powered Waste Management System Saves City 1.2 Million

Over the last few years, Grand Rapids, Michigan has been implementing a new, RFID-powered Pay-as-You-Throw (PAYT) garbage cart collection program with incentivized recycling to encourage residents to be green.

September 13, 2013

RFID Journal

RFID Reduces Traffic Delays at Indian Port

Adani Port's Hazira Container Terminal in India is using RFID to decrease cargo loading and unloading times. The terminal expects to save about $112,000 annually with the RFID system.

July 2, 2013

RFID Journal

RFID Is an Important Ingredient to the Marketing of Hellmann's Mayonnaise

At a supermarket in Brazil, RFID-enabled shopping carts give customers recipe ideas for Hellmann's mayonnaise as they walk past different ingredients. In the first month with the new system, Hellmann's sales rose 68%.

June 25, 2013

RFID Journal

Best in Show: RFID Gets xArray Vision

RFID Journal gives a detailed look into the new Impinj Speedway xArray reader system, the winner of the Best in Show Award at RFID Journal Live! 2013.

June 17, 2013

RFID Journal

Siemens to RFID-Tag Its Gear Motors

Siemens is utilizing RFID technology to reduce manual labor and improve motor maintenance for their customers.

June 13, 2013


Surface-Mount RFID Reader Simplifies Embedded Designs

EDN overviews Impinj's new Indy RS500 reader SiP (system-in-package), a complete UHF Gen2 RFID reader in a 30×32-mm surface-mount package intended for applications that require low-cost embedded reading capability.

June 11, 2013

RFID Point Logo 150px

Nissan Europa Usa las Redes Sociales con RFID para Impulsar el Interés de los Consumidores

Nissan Europa está usando una solución de identificación por radiofrecuencia para vincular a los visitantes a exposiciones de automóviles y a otros eventos en Facebook y en Twitter, lo que les permite publicar fotos y mensajes sobre los productos de Nissan.

May 15, 2013

RFID Journal

ATK Tracks Composite Aircraft Parts Manufactured at Its Plant

Commercial aircraft manufacturer ATK implemented an RFID system from OATSystems to track perishable composite material and associated tooling. The solution relies on Impinj Speedway Revolution readers.

May 14, 2013

RFID 24-7 logo

American Apparel Says Goodbye to Handheld Readers; Impinj Unveils New Products at RFID Live

RFID 24-7's coverage of RFID Journal Live and the new products release from Impinj at the show.

May 9, 2013

RFID Journal

OATSystems to Provide RFID Asset-Tracking Equipment and Software to Veterans Hospitals

OATSystems was selected as a subcontractor to Hewlett Packard's RTLS contract with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), to procure and deploy a management system that will assist in the automation and improvement of operations and veteran health-care services.

May 9, 2013

RFID Journal

Manhattan Nightclub, Restaurant Hopes RFID Will Grant VIP Treatment to Patrons

Manhattan’s 13th Street Entertainment, parent company of a restaurant, a club and a lounge, is testing an RFID system that creates a more personal experience for VIP guests. The company chose RFID because it is effective and discreet – allowing the company to don personal treatment without disrupting VIP customers with questions.

May 8, 2013

RFID Journal

Avery Dennison's New Tags Target Challenging Use Cases

Avery Dennison's new tag, the AD-451m5 based on the Impinj Monza 5 chip, operates well in the presence of metals and liquids and can be printed on a standard thermal-transfer printer.

May 7, 2013

RFID Journal

Boeing, Hanmi Pharmaceutical, Impinj Among Winners of 2013 RFID Journal Awards

Impinj was awarded the Best in Show Award at RFID Journal Live! 2013 for its Speedway xArray reader system.

May 2, 2013

RFID Journal

RFID Boosts Safety and Efficiency at UTC Climate, Controls and Security

UTC's Carrier Corp.'s Collierville, Tennessee facility uses RFID to track component assembly and shipment of finished goods in order to improve efficiency, safety and quality of their assembly line and shipping processes.

May 1, 2013

Avery Dennison RFID Logo

Avery Dennison Introduces Multiple RFID Solutions for Retailers and Brands

Avery Dennison makes RFID tagging on metals and liquids easy with the release of the AD-451m5 label that uses the Impinj Monza 5 IC RFID.

April 30, 2013


VerdaSee Announces a New Mobile 1 Watt UHF Gen 2 RFID Reader

VerdaSee Solutions announced its new 1 watt mobile reader that integrates Trimble’s ThingMagic Mercury 6e UHF Gen2 RFID module, which is based on the Impinj Indy reader chip, with a ruggedized, industry-leading handheld computer.

April 30, 2013


Carrier Corporation Deploys RFID Based Software from S3Edge to Streamline Operations and Logistics at Their Manufacturing Facility

Carrier Collierville has deployed a turnkey mission-critical solution based on the S3Edge Spotlight asset tracking platform to deliver better quality, reduce cost, and improve productivity and customer service. The solution relies on technology from Impinj.

April 28, 2013

RFID Journal

Nissan Europe Uses RFID-enabled Social Media to Drive Consumer Interest

Nissan Europe is using RFID at car shows and other events to allow visitors to easily share their experiences on Facebook and Twitter. The solution from provider Dwinq uses Impinj Speedway Revolution readers.

April 17, 2013

RFID Journal

Temporary RFID System Tracks Flow of Shoppers

A Canadian supermarket is piloting an RFID-based solution from Moxie Retail that collects location data regarding shopper behavior, to better plan displays and shelf layout. The solution uses Impinj Speedway Revolution readers and Speedway Antenna Hubs.

April 15, 2013

Design West

UBM Tech and VDC Research to Unveil "Navigating the Internet of Things" Report at DESIGN West

The Internet of Things (IoT) and M2M connectivity are unlocking a multitude of new applications. A report from UBM Tech and VDC research on this trend will be presented at Design West. Impinj is exhibiting in the M2M Zone at Design West in booth #1041.

April 10, 2013

RFID Journal

RFID Gives Richardson, Tex., Officers More Time for Police Work

The Richardson Police Department (RPD) of Texas is currently using an RFID-enabled asset-tracking solution to verify that all uniforms and squad car equipment are in place at the start and end of each shift.

April 4, 2013

Academia RFID

Tracking Consumer 'Paths, Purchases & Preferences' Leads to Marketing Gold

Academia RFID worked with Moxie Retail Solutions to develop a system to provide real-time business intelligence to retailers by identifying consumers, tracking their shopping carts and matching their POS purchases.

April 2, 2013

RFID Journal

Russian Tag Company Reaches for a Worldwide Audience

Mikron is marketing its tags through new distributor GoGlobal. The company's M-3D tag, made with an Impinj Monza 4 chip, offers an 11.5-meter (37.7-foot) read range.

March 26, 2013

bluestar logo 175px

BlueStar Now Stocking Newest Avery-Dennison AD-227 RFID Labels

BlueStar is stocking RFID labels featuring the all-new Avery Dennison AD-227 inlay powered by Impinj’s latest value-driven IC, the Monza 5 chip.

March 22, 2013

RFID Journal

Vietnam's Ho Tram Beach Resort Automates Uniform Management With RFID

The Ho Tram Beach Resort, in Vietnam, is using InvoTech's RFID Uniform Tracking System to automate the management of uniforms for its staff of 2,400 employees. The solution relies on Impinj Speedway Revolution readers.

March 21, 2013

RFID World -- China

2012 China RFID Industry Top Ten Most Innovative Products

RFID World announced the winners of the 2012 Top Ten Most Innovative Products in China's RFID industry. Impinj is honored our Monza X chips gained the top spot. [Article in Chinese, 中文 ]

March 18, 2013

RFID World -- China

Impinj Named to List of Most Recognizable RFID Brands in China

RFID World announced the 2012 Top Ten Recognizable Brands in China's RFID industry. Impinj is honored to be listed second. [Article in Chinese, 中文 ]

March 18, 2013


Lead411 Launches "Hottest Companies in Seattle" Awards

Impinj has been recognized by Lead411 as one of the fastest growing technology companies in Seattle.

March 19, 2013

RFID Journal

Finalists Unveiled for Seventh Annual RFID Journal Awards

RFID Journal announced the finalists for the RFID Journal Awards. Impinj is honored to have two products selected as finalist for the Best in Show award.

March 18, 2013

RFID Journal

Drents Museum Uses RFID to Create a Personalized Visitor Experience

The Dutch history and art museum issues entrance tickets with UHF RFID tags powered by Impinj Monza chips enabling them to track visitor interests and extend the experience after guests leave.

March 13, 2013


RFID in the Race to Integrated Retailing

Impinj's Larry Arnstein writes on JCPenney and Macy's separate strategies for item-level RFID in building an integrated retail experience.

March 5, 2013


By Royal Appointment: King Hamad University Hospital

State-of-the-art King Hamad University Hospital opened with a fully integrated asset management, biomedical engineering, real time location and Powered by Impinj passive RFID solution.

February 19, 2013

RFID Journal

Novadis Unveils Rubber-Encased UHF Tag for Harsh Environments

Novadis unveiled a new, Impinj Monza-based, UHF passive RFID tag for tracking goods in the industrial laundry, leather and textile industries.

February 14, 2013

RFID Journal

SML Group Announces New Tags, Production Center

SML released new EPC RFID inlays powered by Impinj Monza chips designed for fast encoding and read sensitivity for item-level RFID deployments.

February 1, 2013

Smartrac UPM Logo

SMARTRAC Complements PVC UHF Pre-Laminate Product Range

SMARTRAC has complemented its range of PVC pre-laminates in the UHF frequency range, adding new tags based on Impinj Monza 4 chips. The new tags have superior performance and reliability to enhance convenience in access control applications.

January 31, 2013


What to Expect for RFID in 2013?

Impinj CEO/President, William Colleran, gives SCAN: The Data Capture Report a rundown on how he sees the 2013 RFID market shaping up.

January 31, 2013

RFID Journal

Firearms Distributors to Track Guns Via RFID

Two gun distributors are using RFID to track guns as they enter their facilities, are placed in locked storage, and finally are sold to retailers.

January 29, 2013

Packaging Digest Logo

An RF Spectrum of Developments

Technology advances and lowered costs have changed the dynamics, justification and business-use-case scenarios of RFID. Impinj's Scot Stelter is quoted talking about the positive outlook for the future of RFID.

January 14, 2013


Firmware Upgrade for SATO RFID Printers Adds Self Serialisation Functionality

SATO released new firmware for its line of RFID printers that adds support for Monza Self-Serialization, joining the growing list of RFID printers that support this functionality.

January 8, 2013

Impinj Media Relations

Jim Donaldson
Sr. Director, Corporate Communications
Impinj, Inc.
Jill West
Sr. Manager, Marketing Communications
Impinj, Inc.