Fixed RFID readers play an important role in the RFID
deployment in retail stores for goods receiving, stock
room-to-sales floor movements and loss prevention (EAS).
To ensure optimum performance, each of these roles
demands a different set of features. Fixed RFID readers with
beam steering offer significant advantages for RFID-based
Using RFID overhead readers for EAS, the
beam steering feature produces reliable stray tag filtering
and direction detection, thereby boosting the reader’s
effectiveness for EAS. Nedap’s iD Top with the new Aerial
update uses beam steering for improved performance.