RFID Journal Updates Categories for Its 11th Annual Awards to Better Reflect the State of RFID's AdoptionCategories for the RFID Journal Awards will now highlight the best RFID deployments in retail, manufacturing and health care, as well as logistics and supply chain.
NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2016—RFID Journal, the world's leading media and events company covering radio frequency identification (RFID), today announced that it has added new categories to highlight the best RFID deployments for its 11th annual RFID Journal Awards.
The RFID Journal Awards, widely recognized as the industry's most prestigious commendation, recognize businesses that have distinguished themselves by their successful use of RFID technologies. These awards acknowledge the achievements of companies that have utilized RFID to launch a new product or service, improve its operations, protect the environment, provide exceptional value to customers or uncover new ways to solve business problems. Winners will be showcased at the 15th annual RFID Journal LIVE! conference and exhibition, to be held on May 9-11, 2017, at the Phoenix Convention Center, located in Phoenix, Ariz.
The new award categories being introduced will highlight successful RFID implementations in several industries, including retail, manufacturing and health care, as well as logistics and supply chain. New categories for 2017 include:
• Best Retail RFID Implementation
Additional categories for the awards include:
Best RFID Implementation (Other Industry)
Best Use of RFID to Enhance a Product or Service
RFID Special Achievement Award
Best New Product
"These categories better reflect the state of adoption in RFID" said Mark Roberti, RFID Journal's founder and editor, "and allow us to honor the best RFID projects in the key industries for which the technology is delivering real value."
RFID Journal's editors, along with an independent panel of judges, will evaluate all entries and choose the winners. An awards ceremony will be held at LIVE!, and the winners will receive a crystal award and be featured in RFID Journal's digital magazine. RFID Journal is accepting submissions now through Feb. 17.
To learn more about the RFID Journal Awards, visit www.rfidjournalawards.com. And for more information regarding LIVE! 2017, visit www.rfidjournalevents.com/live.
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