RFID for Consumables Management and Product Authentication

By: Skyetek  11-11-2011
Keywords: Professional Services, RFID solutions, Antenna Design


Counterfeiting is one of the most significant sources of loss in many industries including the pharmaceuticals, entertainment, consumer electronics, medical devices, retail, and IT sectors.  In pharmaceuticals and medical devices, moreover, counterfeit items can lead to injury and, in some cases, fatality. 


SkyeTek's embedded RFID solutions for product authentication help organizatons to:

  • Protect brand integrity -- thwart counterfeiting to neutralize negative brand association and market degradation
  • Improve product safety -- ensure products are used as intended -- safely and securely
  • Assure product quality -- engineer the entire customer interaction and guarantee uniform brand quality
  • Reclaim lost revenue -- permit only sanctioned consumables in devices

RFID Solution

SkyeTek is the expert in manufacturing small intelligent RFID readers that provide reliability and performance at a very affordable price.  SkyeTek's highly intelligent software provides an advanced level of security to ensure that only authenticated products are handed off from one authorized party to the next in the chain of custody, tracks and validates the product or consummable from manufacture to end point, and provides an audit trail of each step.  These sophisticated solutions can be used to authenticate a wide range of items including:

  • Blood units
  • Collectible items
  • Consumer packaged goods
  • Compact discs and DVDs
  • Industrial filters
  • Intravenous devices
  • Medical device disposables
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Printer ink and toner

SkyeTek is the market leader in high performance, cost-effective RFID readers and technology.  SkyeTek also offers its industry leading expertise in the form of professional services to assist with tag selection, module integration, antenna design and tuning, and regulatory certification.

Keywords: Antenna Design, Professional Services, RFID readers, RFID solutions

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