Founded in 1994
TagMaster was founded in 1994 as a spin-off of Philips/Saab Combitech. Having pioneered the development of high performance long-range RFID solutions for over two decades, with over 10,000 installations worldwide, TagMaster is market leading in a range of areas including Traffic Solutions and Rail Solutions.
In July 2015, TagMaster took another step forward in its acquisition of the LPR unit (CitySync Ltd) from Image Sensing Systems. CitySync Ltd, established in 1999 with the mission of developing intelligent graphics imaging products, is a leading company within ANPR technology. Today CitySync specializes in Automatic Number Plate Recognition – ANPR. Thanks to their high level of product development, CitySync are known for having one of the market’s best – fastest and most accurate – algorithms for number plate reading. Their products are widely used within traffic, toll roads, parking and for security solutions.
In August 2016, TagMaster finalized another acquisition of the French Balogh Group. Balogh is one of the real pioneers in the RFID technology and was founded in 1958 by the parents of the present owner. Balogh today has offices for development and production in Paris, in Toulouse and in Normandie and works within the three RFID segments Rail, Access/Security (Traffic) and Industrial automation.
In April 2017, TagMaster finalized the third acquisition of CA Traffic Ltd from Hill & Smith Holdings PLC. CA Traffic Ltd was established in 1994 and is the leading traffic monitoring company, offering an array of sensor products, ITS software systems and high specification ANPR cameras, in UK. It has provided traffic monitoring devices to UK local authorities for 25 years and supplied intelligent ANPR camera systems to UK police since 2010. CA Traffic is recognised as providing market leading technology with a strong service portfolio.
TagMaster has always strived to be a leader within the development, design and marketing of advanced identification systems and solutions based on radio and vision technology (RFID & ANPR), for use in extremely demanding environments.
TagMaster’s head office is located in Stockholm, Sweden.
CitySync is located in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, UK.
Balogh is located with offices for development and production in Paris, in Toulouse and in Normandie , France
CA Traffic is located in Buckinghamshire, UK.