Magazine Article | August 24, 2011

Case Study: RFID Enables Super Fast Fashion

Source: Innovative Retail Technologies

By Matt Pillar, Integrated Solutions For Retailers magazine

Fashion retailers really are moving to RFID.

While it’s difficult to find public use cases beyond the big box and large mall-based fashion brands that simply couldn’t hide it, the adoption rate by smaller clothiers is picking up rapidly, albeit under the radar. We did, however, manage to find an overseas retailer willing to share its story.

Patrizia Pepe is an Italian brand of Tessilform Spa with a strong presence throughout Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. The company sells clothing lines and accessories including bags, shoes, and jewelry through a network of retailers as well as in its own branded stores.