Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) is a term used to describe any identification device that can be sensed at a distance with few problems of obstruction or mis-orientation. The devices are often refered to as 'RFID tags' or 'Smart Labels'.
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8 Apr 2022


Copprint is an Israeli manufacturer of nanoparticle-based copper ink. At LOPEC 2022, the company demonstrated a wide range of applications for its inks.
30 Mar 2022

5G: The Market GaN Needs

The current state of 5G has seen less technological innovation than might have initially been expected. There is certainly more scope for technical development and hence opportunities for several technologies and materials, a critical one of which is the semiconductor technology with wide bandgap semiconductors.
16 Mar 2022

MWC 2022: Trends in futuristic applications and network infrastructure

The MWC event in Barcelona earlier this month gathered more than 60,000 mobile experts from all around the world. From digital applications to network infrastructure, IDTechEx was there to cover major developments in the industry! Here are some of the key trends we observed at MWC2022 Barcelona.
2 Mar 2022

How Semiconductor Shortage Affects RFID Industry

COVID-19 is a double sword. COVID pushes businesses to adopt technologies quicker to improve production as well as management efficiency, in order to survive. COVID-19, on the other hand, catalyzes an ongoing issue - the semiconductor shortage - that has had a substantial influence on a wide variety of businesses in recent years, including the RFID industry.
28 Feb 2022

Join the Upcoming Webinar - Thermal Management as 5G Evolves

Thursday 3 March 2022 - Introduction to changes in telecommunications infrastructure; Choice of semiconductor technology for sub-6 GHz and mmWave 5G; Case studies of sub-6 GHz and mmWave antenna; Overview of die attach materials and methodology; and Thermal interface materials for infrastructure and smartphone
2 Feb 2022


IDTechEx interviewed Dean Frew, CTO and Senior Vice President in RFID Solutions segment at SML, in Nov 2021.
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2 Feb 2022

Know Labs

Know Labs is a US-based company developing non-invasive glucose monitoring devices based on its proprietary technology called Bio-RFID. IDTechEx analyst Brendan Beh interviewed Know Labs Chairman Ron Erickson on the 25th of January, 2022.
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2 Feb 2022

Thermal Management for 5G 2022-2032

Forecasts taken from IDTechEx report "Thermal Management for 5G 2022-2032"
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2 Feb 2022

Avery Dennison Acquires TexTrace, an Innovator in Integrated RFID

Avery Dennison Corporation has acquired TexTrace AG, a technology developer that specializes in custom-made woven and knitted RFID products which can be sewn onto or inserted into garments.
2 Feb 2022

Thermal Management for 5G 2022-2032

IDTechEx Report: Dr James Edmondson and Dr Yu-Han Chang
28 Jan 2022

Afon Technology

Afon Technology is a UK-based startup looking to develop a noninvasive CGM based on dielectric spectroscopy. IDTechEx Analyst Brendan Beh spoke with Afon CEO Sabih Chaudhry on the 26th of January, 2022.
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25 Jan 2022


Alertgy is a US-based biotech startup currently developing the Alertgy NICGM, a noninvasive CGM device in the form of a wristband. IDTechEx analyst Brendan Beh spoke with Alertgy CEO, Marc Rippen, on 18 January 2022.
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13 Jan 2022

The Market Momentum in RFID

Almost two years after the COVID-19 outbreak began, the world is still in the tunnel. Despite the negative impact the pandemic has caused, there are some positive sides. For example, it accelerates digitalization - businesses are pushed to adopt technologies quicker to improve production as well as management efficiency.
4 Jan 2022

RFID - COVID-19 impact and its future outlook

RFID is a wireless technology that is used in a variety of businesses, from personnel identification, contactless card transaction, to tracking goods from retail apparels to manufacturing parts, etc.
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14 Dec 2021


CEA-LETI is the main department of the French research center CEA. Based primarily in Grenoble, it covers many aspects of semiconductor manufacturing, and has recently extended its scope to cover hybrid electronics. IDTechEx visited CEA-LETI on 1 December 2021
7 Dec 2021

Avery Dennison

Avery Dennison are a major supplier of labels, RFID tags, along with industrial/healthcare materials. IDTechEx interviewed Jeremy Schenof, VP Strategy at Avery Dennison in Nov. 2021, discussing the firm's recent RFID activities and prospects after COVID-19.
6 Dec 2021

RFID in 2021 and What to Expect for the Future

Despite a 5% drop in the global RFID market in 2020 compared to 2019, due to the impact of COVID-19, the market has recovered well in 2021. According to the newly released RFID market research report from IDTechEx, "RFID Forecasts, Players, and Opportunities 2022-2032", the global RFID market is estimated to be valued at $11.6 billion in 2021, rising to $12.2 billion in 2022. This market comprises RFID labels, cards, fobs, and any other form factors, as well as tags, readers, and software/services for both passive and active RFID.
24 Nov 2021

RFID Forecasts, Players and Opportunities 2022-2032

Forecasts from the IDTechEx report "RFID Forecasts, Players and Opportunities 2022-2032"
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24 Nov 2021


Impinj is a well-established RFID chip, reader IC, reader, gateway, and software supplier. Andy Cobb, Impinj's vice president of strategic finance, spoke with IDTechEx about the company's recent RFID activities.
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24 Nov 2021

RFID Forecasts, Players and Opportunities 2022-2032

IDTechEx Report: Raghu Das, Dr Yu-Han Chang and Dr Matthew Dyson