Infineon - Gardeur AG (via RFID Journal)
"In 2003, Gardeur decided to deploy an RFID system to get a better view of its supply chain, reduce shrinkage (the loss of goods), increase its efficiency and gain experience with the technology...Gardeur chose to work with Infineon's RFID division because it felt secure about the company's technology know-how, says Dominik Berger, managing director of RF-iT Solutions GmbH in Graz, Austria. Infineon's RFID Software and Solutions division spun off and became RF-iT Solutions in June 2005. For the RFID pilot, the company decided to track clothes moving from its production site in Augustfehn, Germany, to its central distribution warehouse in Moenchengladbach. Individual items were tagged and placed on a trolley. Before loading them onto trucks, workers read the tags as the trolley passed through a gate equipped with an RFID interrogator..."