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Leading Retailers to Share New RFID Case Studies at RFID Journal LIVE! Europe 2015

Marks and Spencer, Marc O'Polo, Moods of Norway, River Island and other retail industry leaders will be featured in the Retail Track at the 11th annual European conference and exhibition, to be held on Nov. 9-10, in London, England.

NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — RFID Journal, the world's leading media and events company covering radio frequency identification (RFID), announced today that leading retailers will share RFID case studies and deployment information at RFID Journal LIVE! Europe 2015. This event—RFID Journal's 11th annual European conference and exhibition, being held in London, England, on Nov. 9-10—is the world's premier European event focused on RFID and its many business applications.

The Retail Track will include a lineup of retail industry leaders, including:

  • Stefaan Allemeersch, GIKS MODE's CEO
  • Jana Hildenbrand, Marc O'Polo's director of sales support
  • Hans Petter Hübert, Moods of Norway's retail director
  • Richard Jenkins, Marks & Spencer's head of RFID strategic development
  • Martin Speed, the manager of River Island's safety and loss program
  • Rupert Thorpe, the senior manager of John Lewis' selling support department

"This is a great opportunity for retailers from around the world to learn what is working for a variety of different retail formats," said Mark Roberti, RFID Journal's founder and editor. "These retailers are seeing significant benefits from RFID."

LIVE! Europe will focus on educating end users in retail and other sectors about how RFID is delivering real business benefits to companies in a wide variety of industries across Europe. The two-day program will explain where and how the technology can be used to improve efficiencies, enhance visibility, reduce shrinkage and achieve other significant business benefits.

The event is designed to help companies considering using RFID to address real business challenges, determine the best RFID technology for their needs, learn best practices from early adopters, find the right technology partners and move forward with deployment. The conference will feature case studies across multiple industries, from such leading organizations as Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust, PKN Orlen, Poltrona Frau Group and PLS.

The exhibit hall will feature the leading RFID solution providers, covering all types of RFID technology, including passive low-frequency (LF), high-frequency (HF) and ultrahigh-frequency, as well as every flavor of active RFID and real-time location system (RTLS) technologies. Furthermore, LIVE! Europe will connect attendees with leading end users, industry experts and solution providers offering the latest RFID systems.

Attendees registering by Friday, Nov. 6 can save £100 off regular rates.

For more information, please visit the RFID Journal LIVE! Europe website,, or contact attendee registration by e-mailing or calling +1 (631) 249-4960.

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