Air Canada GETS Asset Tracking

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Reusable supply chain assets often seem to sprout legs and walk off on their own. Learn how Air Canada used an innovative RFID system from Scanpak to slash unexplained losses and improve food cart utilization globally.

March 10, 2003 - Call it an "ah-ha" moment. Or maybe it was an "uh-oh" moment. Either way, Air Canada knew it had a problem that it could no longer ignore. Each November, the Canadian carrier asked its catering partners, maintenance providers and its own warehouse staff and in-flight training centers to take inventory of all the food trolleys it owned. The company skipped the counting exercise in 1994, and the following years, when the numbers came i...

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