Schreiner Printronics, the German-based Schreiner Group’s competence centre for printed electronics, will be part of the “Innovation Showcase” of LOPEC 2017 in Munich, Germany, on 29 and 30 March. The company will be presenting a world first: a printed RFID sensor platform featuring a complex label with electrical functions.
Impinj, a leading provider of RAIN RFID solutions for identifying, locating and authenticating everyday items based in Seattle (WA), USA, announced a partnership with STANLEY Healthcare, a market-leading provider of visibility solutions and analytics for the healthcare industry, which is headquartered in Kanata (ON), Canada.
The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI), a UK-based technology innovation centre, announced the start of a new project to address the manufacturing challenges and exploit the commercial opportunities offered to industry by the ‘internet of things’ (IoT), a market predicted to be worth an estimated $253bn by 2021. The European Regional Development Fund has announced £2.6 million of funding for CPI to establish and run a new national technology centre in County Durham.