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IR 4 Alarm Bandit Tag

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Bandit Smart Tag Spec Sheet

Self alarming tags have been in the marketplace for years, WG took the technology to the next level with the development of Infrared (IR) Smart Tags. The company that invented and patented the 4-alarm infrared protected tags and detachers. IR Smart Tags are the benchmark for superior product protection for any merchandise category. WG’s selection of Smart Tags provides multiple layers of protection for any retail format. WG has a solution for merchandise such as luggage, women's handbags and boxed goods. 

The Bandit  Smart Tag is specifically designed for advanced security of boxed merchandise and is easy for your employees to use. It boasts faster application and removal by an authorized IR detacher than any other EAS box tag.


Bandit Tag easily attaches to boxed merchandise. 


The WG Bandit  slide lever feature, when engaged activates the  smart tag. When the tag has been deactivated the lever will automatically unlock, allowing for an easy release.

(One Handed Operation)


The plunger on the bottom of the tag detects when the tag is resting against the surface


The Bandit  smart tag can only be deactivated with an S3 Key.


Bandit full-size plunger with anti slip backing covers a greater surface area and holds the tag firmly in place.


Remote Alarm:

Our Wi-Fi visual and audible alarm activates when the Bandit  tag alarms from upto 100 feet away. Cloud based data storage is available at no additional charge via  Wi-Fi access. This allows the LP or AP departments to conduct forensic investigations and track alarms with video by store location, department and time of day. The Bandit is available in 58kHz and 8.2 kHz frequencies and can be deactivated with a WG IR detacher.

EAS Alarm:

When tag is in armed status, any events causing tag to enter the EAS system’s field will trigger the tag to self-alarm as well as the system will alarm.

Removal of the Tag:

The sales associate places the tagged merchandise on the IR Smart Detacher, its important to make sure the IR window on tag is aligned with IR transmitter window on the detacher. You will hear a beep from the tag (this indicates that the tag is deactivated), the locking lever will automatically switch to the unlocked position. The sales associate can now safely remove the tag from the package box.


Available with Active RFID chip set.


Measurements: Width: 1.377” / 34.97mmLength: 2.7” / 70mmThickness: 0.5” / 14.10mm Band Length S 4" / 101mm Expands to 8"/202mm Band Length L 10" / 254mm Expands to 20"/508mm

Once the tag has been attacked an audible visual remote alarm activates,
& turns the DVR on to start recording.


WG’s audible/visual remote alarm sounds once an attempt or an attack has been made to the smart tag. 

This remote can detect an attack on a tag up to 100 ft away via WG's smart technology

Cloud based data storage is available at no additional charge through WI-FI access. 


This allows the LP or AP departments to forensically investigate and track alarm activity with video by store, department and time of day.

Daily Alarm Log
Monthly Alarm Log
Yearly Alarm Log
Location, Time, Date and Department Alarm Log
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