FAQs: Digipal Asset Tracking Ability

The latest in our series of answering Frequently Asked Questions about Digipal’s products and services is all about Asset Tracking.

Providing strong, lightweight, recyclable pallets is just the tip of the iceberg.

Digipal can optimise any supply chain network with an array of asset tracking options that offer end-to-end visibility of where your pallets, products, and roll cages are along their journey.

Below are 5 FAQs that illustrate the capability of Digipal’s Asset Tracking.

1. What kind of technology do Digipal use for asset tracking?

Digipal leverages a diverse range of cutting-edge technologies to meet the unique needs of its clients. The options include:

  • Barcode
  • RFID
  • Bluetooth
  • Wi-Fi
  • Sigfox
  • Cellular
  • Cat-M
  • NB-IoT

This array of technologies ensures flexibility, allowing Digipal to tailor solutions to specific use cases and industry requirements.

2. How does Digipal’s asset tracking work?

Digipal takes pride in offering a comprehensive suite of tracking solutions, from RFID to the latest Cellular NB-IoT devices. Notably, Digipal is a key partner and distributor of the Battery-free Bluetooth technology developed by Wiliot, a ground breaking innovation transforming supply chains.

All data collected through these technologies converges in Digipal’s DigiPortal, where it is decrypted and transformed into meaningful insights – accessible from anywhere in the world with an internet connection. These insights empower customers to make informed decisions regarding their supply chain, setting Digipal apart by bridging the gap between data and actionable strategies.


3. What assets can Digipal track?

Versatility is a hallmark of Digipal’s asset-tracking capabilities. With in-house designers facilitating adaptability, Digipal can track a diverse range of items. Current applications include tracking pallets, crates, roll cages, magnums, folding large containers, dolav boxes, bale arm crates, attached lidded containers (ALCs), liquid containers, vehicles, bins, handheld devices and numerous other items tailored to unique business needs.


4. What battery life can I expect?

Digipal offers a spectrum of devices with varying battery lives to cater to diverse requirements. Some devices boast an impressive battery life of up to 20 years. Notably, Wiliot tags eliminate the concern of battery life as these are battery-free Bluetooth trackers harvesting ambient radio waves in the environment.

For cellular devices, Digipal guarantees a minimum battery life of five years. This commitment to longevity ensures that Digipal’s solutions are not just technologically advanced but also sustainable in the long run.

Digipal distinguishes itself by amalgamating multiple technological solutions into a unified platform for our customers. While customers experience streamlined tracking across the entire supply chain, the underlying infrastructure may involve a variety of distinct technological solutions. Digipal effortlessly harnesses these diverse solutions, all seamlessly managed through our intuitive Digi Portal interface.

Digipal’s innovative approach to asset tracking, coupled with a commitment to adaptability, accuracy, and sustainability, positions us as a frontrunner in the dynamic landscape of supply chain technology. As your business continues to evolve, Digipal stands ready to propel you into the future of efficient and intelligent asset management.