Counting 15,000 Inventory Items in an Hour With One Employee

By Edson Perin

The For Boys For Girls store chain has invested in greater efficiency and agility through radio frequency identification technology.

Imagine counting a store's entire inventory containing 15,000 clothing items using barcode scanners. It would take eight precious hours of work for four employees to finish the job, with a maximum success rate of only 86 percent. Now imagine the same inventory count, from the same store for 15,000 pieces of clothing, being carried out by only a single worker within just one hour, and with nearly 100 percent accuracy. Yes, that is possible, thanks ...

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