"With standards now coming into place, we believe ultra-high frequency (UHF) RFID technology will be rapidly adopted across the European Union and the world," said Didier Bonne of ETILUX. "Alien's technical leadership in the UHF RFID arena, along with their ability to produce cost-effective RFID tag implementations will benefit ETILUX's customers as our two companies bring leading edge RFID solutions to the Benelux countries."
"We are delighted to be partnering with such an innovative company as ETILUX, with its deep understanding of customers' data capture and identification requirements," said Andrew Berger, Vice President, International, Alien Technology Corporation. "ETILUX has a history of successfully bringing the latest technologies to bear on customer requirements in a demanding market, and we are confident of a long and mutually fruitful relationship as we continue to strengthen Alien's European presence."
Based in Liege, Belgium, ETILUX is a major player in the European business supplies field. ETILUX is highly experienced in product identification solutions, offering complete labelling solutions (barcode and RFID) as well as labelling systems designed to handle variable data inputs. The company also supplies packaging-related products and manufactures and markets a wide range of standard self-adhesive labels for all kinds of printers. Other products include thermal and thermal transfer printers, barcode scanners and software, RFID hardware and a range of specialized, encapsulated UHF RFID tags.
About Alien Technology
Alien Technology Corporation is a leading provider of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) products for global customers in government, retail, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, transportation, and other industries. Using its patented manufacturing process, Fluidic Self Assembly (FSA(R)), Alien manufactures EPC tags in very high-volumes and at low cost. The company provides a family of RFID readers for a variety of applications including supply chain management, logistics, and anti-counterfeiting, to improve inventory management and reduce operating costs. Alien is an active member of EPCglobal. More information about Alien Technology Corporation can be found on the Company's website at www.alientechnology.com.
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