RFID module company acquired
Jadak LLC, a supplier of radio-frequency identification (RFID), optical data collection, and machine vision technologies, announced it has acquired the assets of ThingMagic. ThingMagic, based in Woburn, Mass., provides ultra-high frequency (UHF) RFID reader modules and finished RFID solutions to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) for a wide range of applications such as medical, retail, logistics, and the airline industry. This marks Jadak’s second acquisition in the RFID market. Jadak acquired SkyeTek, a Denver-based provider of embedded and standalone HF & UHF RFID solutions for OEM suppliers in 2015. Their purchase of Jadak is intended to enhance their UHF production line and accelerate their growth in the industrial, retail, and healthcare markets. The acquisition is also intended to improve their anti-counterfeiting and tracking ability in the growing RFID market.
– Edited from a Jadak LLC press release by CFE Media. See more Control Engineering discrete sensor and vision stories.