Solution Overview

AdvanShelf is a smart shelf system based on RFID UHF, that provides inventory in real-time, with high read-rate and high location resolution.


In addition, AdvanShelf provides real-time location of tagged items, with a typical resolution of ±40 cm (±15 inches). This functionality can be used to detect misplaced items, locate any item, generate a real-time planogram, etc.


AdvanShelf can be adapted to metallic, plastic, and wood-made shelves, of any size and color.


AdvanShelf is a complete solution that includes:


Hardware: Antennas, multiplexers, readers, RF cables, control cables for multiplexers, power supply and

Software drivers (including a tag location algorithm).

Customer Challenges

Many Retailers struggle to stock profile delivered from warehouse to store inline with in-store inventory requirements..  In-store employee’s in retail stores spend a significant amount of time physically searching for product which can cause delays for other customers.


Stock takes are highly manual, often too infrequent and subject to human error.


Mechanising and product placement planning activities are undertaken with limited information and aren’t reactive enough to product consumption patterns.

Features and Benefits

  • Reduction of out-of-stocks and misplaced items
  • Reduction of expired products
  • Fast location of products
  • Sales increase by making recommendations to customers
  • Fast picking of products for returns
  • Calculation of sales per shelf position
  • More efficient vendor-managed inventory
  • Shrinkage reduction

  • Primary Purpose
  • Connectivity
  • Sensor Types
    RFID Tags
  • Solution Maturity
    5 - Customer deployed at scale
Vendors Used
Products Included

Antennas, multiplexers, readers, RF cables, control cables for multiplexers, power supply

Software drivers, including a tag location algorithm

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