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  1. Royal Mail Strikes during December 2022

    Please note that our national UK postage company Royal Mail are facing a period of disruption due to strikes taking place.  The link below will provide the latest information from Royal Mail:

    Basic details of planned strikes so far are:

    The Communication Workers Union (CWU) has called on its members who collect, sort and deliver parcels and letters to take strike action on

    • Friday 9th December 2022
    • Wednesday 14 and 15th December 2022

    If you need anything urgently then DHL shipping will be more certain even though they pick up from us early so only orders placed before 9am will picked up the same day and delivered next working day.

    Please contact us if you need any more information or help:  Contact Us

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  2. COVID-19 Our Service Update

    COVID-19 Our Service Update

    COVID-19 Service Update

    29 December 2020


    Shipping within the UK, Europe and to the rest of the world

    Update - 29/12/2020 : Shipping within the UK, Europe and Worldwide has worked quite well over the summer and autumn with some delays, but generally good.  However as the Covid-19 cases have increased and resctrictions have come into play around Europe we are starting to see delays to packages arriving.  As such please be aware that both Couriers, Royal Mail or local postal companies will sometimes experience delays.  For UK deliveries Special Delivery is still the safest option as it is guaranteed next working day even if they do not alw

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  3. Distribution centre holiday 23rd December 2022 until 2nd January 2023

    Distribution centre holiday 23rd December 2022 until 2nd January 2023

    We have had a very busy 2022 and are giving our distribution centre a Christmas holiday this year. 

    All orders after 3pm on tne 22nd December will get dispatched on Tuesday 3rd January as 2nd of January is a public hiliday in the UK.

    As usual we will be contactable by email and telephone during this period and will continue to process and progress new and existing orders especially the many bespoke orders in progress.

    If for any reason you get an urgent requirement during this period please get in touch with us as we will always endeavor to help where we can.

    We would like to take this opportunity to wish you all happy holidays and all the best for 2023!

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  4. Small NFC cable tie now being sold on the ZipNFC store - NXP NTAG213

    Small NFC cable tie now being sold on the ZipNFC store - NXP NTAG213

    With the growing need for NFC tags for asset management and tracking we are now selling these very strong black ABS cable ties with the NXP NTAG213 chip.  This is a very small NFC chip that enables us to produce a reletively small cable tie at 196mm in total. The amazing thing is that even though it is so small it can still be read by a mobile phone - check out video of reading below

    They are manufactured to the IP68 standard so will withstand high temperatures and deep water depths. They are expremely strong and engineered to the highest standard.

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  5. NFC Tamperproof stickers

    NFC Tamperproof stickers

    We have introduced a new range of NFC Tamperproof Stickers that continue to work, but provide an indicator as to whether the item has been opened or not.  This is done by a unique antenna system and the NXP NTAG213TT chip. The chip has the same compatibility as the NTAG213 so is compatible with all mobiles on the market enabling the validation of an item using a standard mobile device either Adnroid, Windows or App that has NFC capability built in.

    If you do not get us to encode these for you, you can encode them yourself using an Android NFC enabled mobile and the NXP TagWriter tool.  You just need to write a URL and choose the Configure Mirror Options and then on the next form select NTAG213TagTamper as your tag type and just accept the defaults initially.  Onc

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