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HID acquires Vizinex RFID


May 18, 2022
By SP&T Staff

HID Global has acquired Vizinex RFID, a move it says will allow the company to include a RFID product platform based on printed circuit board assembly.

HID Global believes this acquisition will increase its presence and relevance in key vertical markets including healthcare/medical, manufacturing, oil & gas, data centres, etc. and adds a key technology to the company’s portfolio.

“Bringing Vizinex into the HID family strengthens our position in the RFID market, especially in North America,” said Björn Lidefelt, EVP and head of HID Global in a statement.

“This strategic acquisition exemplifies our commitment to extending our leadership in the RFID portfolio by providing a comprehensive suite of technology and services to customers across key markets.”

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HID Global says that RFID’s tags will help improve tracking, security and authentication. Additionally, the tags that are compatible with different product designs.

Users can tailor the applications to suit attributes such as shape, dimension, frequency, and environmental tolerance. The tags are manufactured in-house, in the United States.