RF Controls LLC Teams Up with Stanley Black & Decker in New Joint Venture
Targeting The Passive RFID Market
RF Controls and Stanley Black & Decker have entered into a joint venture
targeting transformation of the global RFID market. The new venture, View
Technologies, LLC, will serve as the exclusive licensed partner for the
patented, game changing RF Controls suite of products while Stanley Black &
Decker, will provide the operational excellence and global scalability
required as together they provide the framework to bring the Internet of
Things to life.
ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - RF Controls and
Stanley Black & Decker are pleased to announce their newly formed joint
venture, View Technologies, LLC, headquartered in Marietta, GA. Stanley Black
& Decker is providing manufacturing, sales, marketing, installation, software
and administrative services to the joint venture through its Industrial and
Automotive Repair division while RF Controls, in addition to ongoing
scientific development, is providing an exclusive global license to its suite
of groundbreaking bi-directional, steerable phased array fixed antenna
"View Technologies will offer a suite of software products that provide rich
real time visual representations of tagged items in free space, including
associated analytics that interface to a customer's legacy enterprise resource
planning (ERP) and point of sale (POS) systems either via the cloud or local
area networks. " said Larry Harper, CEO of the newly formed View Technologies.
"These systems uniquely track parts, tools, apparel, electronics, household
goods, merchandise and other assets in real time with precise 3D location
accuracy at distances previously considered unobtainable. Working with a
Stanley Black & Decker company as our global distribution partner underscores
our joint commitment to build out the Internet of Things (IoT) using our
extensive patent library of zonal RFID technology as the foundation," said RF
Controls' CTO and Chief Scientist Graham Bloy. "The technology of RF Controls
is unique to the global marketplace, a product suite without peer competition,
which will drive RFID adoption into industries and commerce of all kinds
around the globe including aerospace, retail, manufacturing, logistics and
distribution" Mr. Bloy continued.
"The joint venture will transform the passive radio frequency identification
(RFID) market by providing real time location visibility of tagged items, in
3D, at distances far greater than previously imagined with accuracy levels of
99+%. This product offering will fundamentally change the way assets of all
kinds are counted, monitored and managed while reducing cost, increasing
efficiencies and revolutionizing supply chain visibility. This truly becomes
the enabling foundation of the global Internet of Things." said Tom Ellinwood,
CEO RF Controls.
RF Controls, LLC, a leading provider of advanced RFID technology, was founded
in 2006 by businessman and entrepreneur, Tom Ellinwood, and Chief Scientist
and technology developer, Graham Bloy. The system is now installed at some of
the world's largest and most influential companies.
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