Some containers are not only cheap boxes to store parts or products, but also valuable assets themselves. So wasting money on losing containers—even without contents—can be cause damage to the revenue.
Identifying containers in order to have up-to-date information can help to cope with this issue. Furthermore tracking data can be linked e.g. to monitor steps in the manufacturing progress. This can provide valuable information for you ERP system.
When handled by machines, using RFID allows automatic identification of containers by the handling gear, no matter of the orientation of the container.
Riot Professional RFID offers a range of modular RFID products for Container Tracking.