Philips’ RFID chip solution supports next-generation EPCglobal spec

Philips Electronics has supplied first engineering samples of an RFID chip compliant with EPCglobal’s Ultra High Frequency (UHF) Electronic Product Code (EPC) Class 1 Generation 2 (G2) standard. With an increasing number of mandates from major retailers and organizations such as the Department of Defense, Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) companies and other suppliers around the world are moving towards implementing RFID technology in their supply chains.