How can RFID help brands stay connected in a changing retail landscape?
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How can RFID help brands stay connected in a changing retail landscape?

The long-term consequences of the Covid-19 crisis will be wide-ranging. For consumer-facing brands the pandemic is changing the way that they connect with their customers. Alastair Hanlon, Chief...

Why is it such an exciting time to be working in IC manufacturing?
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Why is it such an exciting time to be working in IC manufacturing?

Integrated circuits (ICs) are a fundamental part of our lives, but most people know little about how they are actually made. Ken Williamson, Chief Operating Officer at PragmatIC, shares why he...

Working in electronics – four female engineers share their career experiences
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Working in electronics – four female engineers share their career experiences

In the early years female engineers working in the semiconductor and electronics sector had to deal with quite a lot of challenges, but what is it like now? Gillian Ewers VP Marketing at PragmatIC...

3 pharmaceutical sector challenges RFID and flexible electronics could solve
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3 pharmaceutical sector challenges RFID and flexible electronics could solve

Pharmaceutical companies are under increasing pressure. There are key challenges to address such as fake goods, grey market diversion and consumer engagement. Following Pharmapack, the leading...

IC the future of flexible electronics
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IC the future of flexible electronics

As 2020 gets under way there is much speculation about predictions for the coming decade. In the flexible electronics industry we have seen dramatic developments during the last 10 years, so what...

The Internet of Things evolves to become the Internet of Everything in 2019
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The Internet of Things evolves to become the Internet of Everything in 2019

During 2019 the Internet of Things has been moving towards the Internet of Everything. Advances in flexible RFID technology mean that for the first time it is now possible to integrate...

 What does it take to drive forward a new technology?
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What does it take to drive forward a new technology?

Breaking the mould and attempting to bring a completely new technology to market is never easy. Silicon integrated circuits have been the mainstay of the electronics industry for a long time, but...

How can cutting-edge research in flexible electronics address real world challenges?
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How can cutting-edge research in flexible electronics address real world challenges?

How can cutting-edge research in flexible electronics address real world challenges? Dr Feras Alkhalil, Director of Research and Development, describes his work at PragmatIC and explains why being...

Inspiring the next generation of electronics engineers
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Inspiring the next generation of electronics engineers

It’s an exciting time to be working in electronics. As well as the advances in artificial intelligence we are also seeing the Internet of Things becoming the Internet of Everything with more and...

Tech Talk. What is the future of IC design?
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Tech Talk. What is the future of IC design?

In recent decades we have seen massive increases in the complexity of integrated circuits (ICs) along with significant shrinkage in their size, which has enabled the development of incredibly...

Use case. Item-level digital monitoring for waste management
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Use case. Item-level digital monitoring for waste management

Although there are use cases which demonstrate how RFID and intelligent electronics can deliver anti-counterfeiting and brand engagement solutions for consumer goods, these only represent a small...

How RFID could help tackle counterfeiting and grey market diversion
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How RFID could help tackle counterfeiting and grey market diversion

RFID has been around for a while, so why have we not heard of many examples of this technology being used to tackle the issues of counterfeiting and grey market diversion of fast moving consumer...