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9031872 Digital sign with incorrectly stocked item identification  
A merchandising unit has a merchandise support unit supporting items for sale and an electronic sign. The electronic sign displays a price for correctly stocked items on the merchandise support...
9013318 Electronic shelf label and method of displaying remaining battery life thereof  
An electronic shelf label system is provided. There is provided a method in which an electronic shelf label periodically transmits its remaining battery capacity to a server in a electronic shelf...
8941467 High value display case system  
A display case system has a display case, a gateway, and a communication device. The display case houses a product. The gateway is coupled to the display case and communicates with a client device...
8912898 Managing advertising devices  
In one general aspect, a request to determine a status of a first of a plurality of advertising devices is received. The advertising devices are spatially separated. Operating conditions of the...
8912886 Power management system for electronic shelf labels and the like  
A power management system is disclosed in which ESL labels communicate with a server through a base station. The frequency and times at which each ESL label communicates with the server is...
8786459 Digital signage displays monitoring device  
A digital signage displays monitoring device includes a controller, a detector, and a connector. The controller has two ends to connect with the detector and the connector respectively. The...
8738474 System and method for managing product inventory  
A system has a storage bin used to hold a product and a product storage rack intended to hold the storage bin. The storage bin is provided with a near field communication (NFC) tag device and the...
8683723 ESL locking mechanism  
An ESL and ESL holder combination includes a locking mechanism for releasably securing the ESL to the ESL holder and an ESL provided with at least one gripping means for cooperative engagement...
8686832 Device and system for providing current information for a geographic point of interest  
A computer-based system manages and communicates the identity, attributes, and current state of a geographic point of interest. The system includes a beacon device and a distributed data network....
8627588 ESL locking mechanism  
An ESL and ESL holder combination includes a locking mechanism for releasably securing the ESL to the ESL holder, and an ESL provided with at least one gripping means for cooperative engagement...
8624746 Wait staff signaling apparatus with high visibility indicators  
A wait staff signaling apparatus and method used to summon wait staff to a restaurant table includes a housing having a plurality of signaling indicators wherein the indicators illuminate by means...
8604928 RFID ionosphere  
A method, system, and apparatus are disclosed wherein an RFID transponder response signal is coupled with a data file as an identifier. The RFID transponder response signal is used in its raw, or...
8604907 Multilayer flexible film body  
The invention concerns a multi-layer flexible film body (6), in particular a label film or packaging film as well as a goods identification system and uses of such a film body. The film body (6)...
8565680 Method and apparatus for provisioning a device  
An article (100) has a device (122), and a radio frequency identification (RFID) module (102) coupled to the device. The RFID module is programmed to receive (210) provisioning instructions from a...
8564404 Franchise add-on system, user operation terminal and store front stock shelf and backyard stock shelf used therefor, and computer program used therefor  
A store front stock shelf 300 installed together with a sales processing device 200 at a position of cash register detects a stock status of cigarette packs STP housed therein, and produces store...
8552839 Method and apparatus for managing radio frequency identification (RFID) tags  
An approach is provided for managing network addressable radio frequency identification (RFID) tags. A management agent collects data from a radio frequency identification (RFID) tag that is...
8497773 Managing advertising devices  
In one general aspect, a request to determine a status of a first of a plurality of advertising devices is received. The advertising devices are spatially separated. Operating conditions of the...
8461995 Displaying advertisements based on electronic tags  
A system is provided for displaying advertisements based on electronic tags. The system includes a mobile device, a server, and a display. The mobile device reads information from a plurality of...
8456297 Device, method, and graphical user interface for tracking movement on a map  
A method includes: receiving location information for the portable electronic device; and entering a tracked mode of a mapping application. The tracked mode includes: displaying a map on the...
8446252 Interactive product package that forms a node of a product-centric communications network  
A communications-enabled packaged product allows a consumer to partake of communications within a product-centric network. The packaged product performs the functions of a communications node in...
8446261 Wireless ID management apparatus, wireless ID management method, and wireless ID recorder  
The RFID reader reads out an RFID stored in an RFID tag in the vicinity through wireless communication. The clock acquires an RFID readout time. The location sensor acquires an RFID readout...
8441354 RFID-based enterprise intelligence  
An “RFID-Based Inference Platform” provides various techniques for using RFID tags in combination with other enterprise sensors to track users and objects, infer their interactions, and provide...
8442433 Method and apparatus for provisioning a device  
An article (100) has a device (122), and a radio frequency identification (RFID) module (102) coupled to the device. The RFID module is programmed to receive (210) provisioning instructions from a...
8395479 Commodity management apparatus  
A commodity management apparatus includes, a weighing dish on which a container having a wireless tag attached thereto is mounted, an antenna which forms a region to communicate with the wireless...
8384517 Programmable digital labels for a medicine container  
A label for a product includes an electronic display for displaying label information. The digital label includes an operating system program with an applications interface to allow development of...
8373542 All-in-one radio frequency identification (RFID) system for sale and inventory management  
This is an all-in-one radio frequency identification system for goods inventory and sale management, comprising at least one tag, an antenna unit and a multi-port reader comprising a micro control...
8362981 Display device  
In order to maintain a high visual image quality and save power, a display device includes: R sub-pixels, G sub-pixels, B sub-pixels, and W sub-pixels; and a human detection sensor (12) for...
8258921 Electronic shelf label system  
It is an object of the present invention to provide a technique relating to an electronic shelf label system that is capable of suppressing malfunction of an electronic shelf label caused by the...
8253537 Apparatus for communicating with RFID tag and article management system  
A reader obtains tag identification information of an RFID tag circuit element for article via radio communication using an apparatus antenna, stores the obtained tag identification information in...
8228196 Displaying advertisements based on electronic tags  
A system is provided for displaying advertisements based on electronic tags. The system includes a mobile device, a server, and a display. The mobile device reads information from a plurality of...
8223018 RFID ionosphere  
A method, system, and apparatus are disclosed wherein an RFID transponder response signal is coupled with a data file as an identifier. The RFID transponder response signal is used in its raw, or...
8207819 System and method of using rewritable paper for displaying product information on product displays  
The invention provides systems, methods, and computer program products for the display of product information in or about a store. In particular, systems and methods are provided that use...
8183996 Mobile information-terminal apparatus, mobile information-terminal control method, and mobile information-terminal program  
A mobile information-terminal apparatus moves with a user and provides information to the user. A position-information detecting unit receives signals transmitted from a plurality of transmitters...
8164420 Transient state information display in an RFID tag having a charge-induced pigment release medium  
An RFID tag includes a sensor for determining a transient state or condition of a product to which the tag is associated, and a display. The tag may be passive, semi-passive, or active. In...
8130114 Entry detecting system  
An entry detecting system includes a terminal device; a point-to-point communication device; an entry detecting device; and a guard device. The point-to-point communication device includes a...
8102271 Apparatus and method for asset tracking based on ubiquitous sensor network using motion sensing  
Provided are an apparatus and method for asset tracking based on a ubiquitous sensor network (USN) using a motion sensing. The apparatus may include: a motion sensing manager to receive motion...
8049621 Method and apparatus for remote merchandise planogram auditing and reporting  
A system for remotely reading embedded RFID tags may generally facilitate the retail facility planogram auditing process. A set of RFID tags embedded with products displayed for sale at a retail...
7997487 Automatic price display control by emulation of electronic cash register price lookup  
A system and method for distribution of product price and/or sales data in a retail establishment. Product price and/or sales data is stored locally, either in a central computer or master...
7997734 Image display controller for display shelf  
An image display controller for a display shelf generates image data for a projector image which is projected by a projector arranged in the display shelf to be displayed on a transmission-type...
7999679 System, article and method for tracking an inventory  
The present invention pertains to a storage facility containing consumable items that updates an inventory when items are stored, removed and consumed. A product scanner and a computer installed...
7986239 Methods and apparatus to visualize locations of radio frequency identification (RFID) tagged items  
Methods and apparatus to visualize locations of radio frequency identification (RFID) tagged items are described. One example method includes receiving a request from a portable electronic device...
7982613 Interactive clothing system  
An interactive clothing system includes a control unit having a processor and an antenna, and an item of clothing having a controller and a antenna. The antenna at the item of clothing...
7974882 Method and system for creating a comprehensive undeliverable-as-addressed database for the improvement of the accuracy of marketing mailing lists  
The present invention is directed to a method and system for generating a comprehensive undeliverable-as-addressed database and receiving mailing lists which may be analyzed to determine confirmed...
7946489 Electronic-ink based writing/drawing and display device employing an activator module mounted beneath the surface of an electronic-ink display structure  
An electronic-ink based writing/drawing and display device employing an addressable display assembly including a layer of electronic ink including a bi-stable non-volatile imaging material. The...
7933804 Methods and apparatus for self-diagnosing electronic price labels  
A self-diagnosing electronic price label. The label communicates with a central processor in order to receive price information for display and to report the status of the label to the central...
7918395 Electronic product identification and price display system employing electronic-ink display labels having a stacked architecture for visually displaying the price and/or promotional information for said consumer product, remotely updated by one or more remote activator modules installed within the retail environment  
An electronic product identification price display system for installation in a retail environment storing a plurality of consumer products on shelves. The system includes a plurality of remote...
7918396 Electronic-ink based information organizing device employing an activator module mounted beneath the surface of an electronic-ink display structure  
An electronic-ink based information organizing device employing an addressable display assembly including a layer of electronic ink including a bi-stable non-volatile imaging material. The device...
7913908 Electronic-ink based display tagging system employing a plurality electronic-ink display tags having a stacked architecture and being powered and programmed by a portable tag activation module  
An electronic-ink based display tagging system including a plurality of programmable electronic-ink display tags, and a portable tag activation module for programming display indicia to be...
7904277 Labeling methods and devices  
Disclosed are methods and electronic devices 102 including a display 104 that is configured to display indicia 114, 116, 118 persistently during a shipping process. The disclosed methods and...
7891569 Electronic-ink based display device employing an electronic-ink layer integrated within a stacked architecture  
An electronic-ink based display device employing an addressable display assembly including a layer of electronic ink including a bi-stable non-volatile imaging material. The device includes an...

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