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Starport Technologies Partners with TAGEOS

Starport Technologies LLC, is announce an exclusive partnership with TAGEOS.

TAGEOS is specialized in the high-volume design and manufacturing of passive UHF (860-960 MHz) RFID paper inlays across various industry segments.  Their breakthrough technology of a “linerless” dry inlay reduces manufacturing costs and is the first “green” RFID inlay.  With its efficient and ecologically sustainable manufacturing process – removing waste – together with its antenna-driven deigns  TAGEOS helps meets the quality and cost constraints that are critical enablers for faster RFID adoption.  Also, TAGEOS handles all of its label manufacturing in-house, from early-stage design (particularly antenna design) all the way to final packaging. This system provides clients with a solid quality assurance guarantee.

RFID Professionals  - Starport Technologies

Press Release, March 1st, 2011

Kansas City, Missouri — Starport Technologies, LLC. announces the successful development and testing of its new Terminator Hard Tag. This new tag has all the performance and read-range of our very successful Terminator Tag but in an encapsulated format.

“We developed this rugged version of our Terminator Tag because we have had several customers request a more rugged outdoor tag,” said Jeff Nedblake, majority partner of Starport Technologies, LLC.

For more information please contact Jeff Nedblake at (816) 985-9286 or you can use our contact email form.

Press Release, Nov 5, 2009

Starport Tech Announces Ground-Breaking On-Metal Read Distance Feet with New Terminator UHF RFID Tag

Kansas City, Missouri – Starport Technologies, LLC. announces the successful development and testing of a new passive 915MHz RFID tag that proves consistent readability at a distance of over 50 feet. Dubbed the Terminator™, the UHF RFID Tag is 2 inches long, 4.5 inches wide and 0.125 inches deep, and features a proprietary antenna especially designed for Starport by the Information and Telecommunications Technology Center (ITTC) and the University of Kansas (KU).

According to Dr. Dan Deverours of University of Kansas, “Starport’s challenged us approximately 6 months ago to develop an inlay that would surpass the performance of any other on-metal tag on the market. Compared to the read distances reported in a highly-publicized Metal Mount Tag Benchmark Study, the Terminator™ Tag read distance exceeded each of the 17 tags evaluated by at least 12 feet.”

Starport Technologies is in the process of working with qualified System Integrators and IT Hardware Manufacturers to test the Terminator™ UHF RFID Tag for their asset tracking projects. Jeff Nedblake, Managing Partner of Starport Technologies exclaimed “input to date has been terrific not only about the Terminator’s read performance but also its superior quality and form factor.”

Starport Technologies, headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, specializes in converting and producing reliable, durable and cost-efficient RFID supply-chain labels and on-metal tags. With over 75 years of asset identification experience, Starport has the technological know-how to address a variety of track and trace needs from pallets and reusable containers to item level packaging and fixed assets within metallic environments.

For further information on Starport Tech’s line of RFID UHF RFID On-Metal Tags including the new Terminator, Portunus, Adamas and Orion, its Item Level Tag the Orion Mini or their Supply Chain Label capablities, please contact Michael T. McGrail, Director of Sales and Marketing at 215-262-8371.

Starport Technologies, LLC
10601 NW Ambassador Drive, Suite H, Kansas City, MO. 64153
Office 816-891-9944 Fax 816-891-6790
www.StarportTech.com

Starport Signs Enviro-RFID as Reseller

Kansas City, Missouri NEWS SUMMARY:

• Starport Technologies, the leading supplier of low-profile, passive UHF RFID tags, today announces a new value added reseller (VAR) agreement with CAN/U.S. ENVIRO.

• CAN/U.S. ENVIRO has a long-standing reputation of delivering quality RFID solutions for asset management and tracking, compliance, access control and portal validation solutions across multiple industries.
• CAN/U.S. ENVIRO will be selling the entire line of Starport Tech’s RFID offerings, and becomes the first VAR certified to resell Starport Tech’s UHF On-Metal RFID Tag, The Terminator™ with a read distance of over 46 feet.
• CAN/U.S. ENVIRO brings additional value to Starport Tech VAR roster by creating a partner ecosystem that meets customer demand for innovative, high quality and cost-effective RFID offerings packaged as a whole solution.

General Information

• For more information on Starport Tech, please visit: http://www.StarportTech.com

QUOTES:

“Can/U.S. Enviro is a known leader in our industry and fits well with our mission of bringing RFID innovation to a variety of markets,” said Jeff Nedblake, Managing Partner of Starport Tech. “We’re looking forward to working with CAN/U.S. ENVIRO as we jointly focus on moving the market beyond point products to delivering full solutions for customers.”

“We are always looking for strategic partners that deliver best in class solutions that bring real world value to customers, and Starport Tech fits that bill perfectly,” said Mark Shapiro, COO of CAN/U.S. ENVIRO. ‘The ability to integrate cutting edge solutions like Starport Tech’s tags that perform in a variety of metal and non-metal environments enhances our ability to deliver the complete innovative solutions that improve operational efficiencies.”

About Starport Tech

Starport Tech, based in Kansas City, Missouri, is a leading’supplier of passive, UHF RFID solutions. Through its patent-pending technology Starport Tech “cracked the code” to overcome the problems traditionally associated with RFID on-metal, enabling a broad range of new applications that improve accuracy and efficiency in asset tracking, supply chain management and work-in-process. For further information on Starport Tech’s line of RFID UHF RFID On-Metal Tags including the new Terminator, Portunus, Adamas and Orion, its Item Level Tag the Orion Mini or their Supply Chain Label capablities, please contact Michael T. McGrail, Director of Sales and Marketing at 215-262-8371 or visit the website atwww.StarportTech.com

About CAN/U.S. ENVIRO

CAN/U.S. ENVIRO is North America’s only dedicated value-added distributor of RFID solution components and integrated solution. For further information about CAN/U.S. Enviro please visit http://www.canusenviro.com/rfid/.

By Michael Saunders

Starport Technologies, LLC
10601 NW Ambassador Drive, Suite H, Kansas City, MO. 64153
Office 816-891-9944 Fax 816-891-6790
www.StarportTech.com

Press Release, September 30, 2009

Starport Technologies announces several new metal mount tag products. Specifications will soon be released on our web pages at starporttech.com You can follow our new offerings on the page, starporttech.com/rfid-products

Terminator
One of the top performing on-metal tags on-metal available today – up to 50 foot read distance; leap frogs current tags reads and provides best performance-per-price value in the industry; specifically developed for large distribution and warehousing applications, features popular thin-as-a-coin profile size at 2.0”x 4.5”x 0.125” with an exclusive RFID inlay designed by KU and 512 bits of memory with the Higgs 3 IC.

Portunus II
Newly redesigned to deliver 30% better read performance reaching at up to 30 feet, same thin-as-a-coin size: 4.0”x 2.0”x 0.072”; exclusive KU inlay and 5 times more memory – 512 bits thanks to the Higgs 3 IC.

Global
The world’s first on-metal tag that provides up to 30 feet read distance anywhere (860 to 960 Frequency). Same thin-as-a-coin size at 4.5” x 2.0”x 0.125”, plus an exclusive KU inlay and the Higgs 3 IC with 5 times more memory – 512 bits versus 96 bits.

Stealth
Thin-as-a-dime, light as a credit-card and readable on metal from 30 feet away; created specifically for discretely tracking high value IT equipment and security applications. Tag size one-half the thickness of current tags – total dimensions 3.3”x 2.1”x 0.030”; another proprietary inlay from KU with 5 times more memory (512 bits versus 96 bits) due to the Higgs 3 IC.

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