- Retail/CPG Track
Retail and consumer packaged goods companies have been among the early adopters of RFID technologies, both internally and within their shared supply chains. Many are already seeing benefits, and came to LIVE! prepared to share their insights about those benefits and the implementation issues they needed to address before achieving them.
- Swiss Retailer Tracks Items From Production to Point of Sale
Charles Vogele Group, a European fashion retail chain and 2009 RFID Journal Award winner for Best RFID Implementation, has deployed an end-to-end item-level supply chain tracking solutions. In this PowerPoint presentation with audio, Thomas Beckmann, head of supply chain for Charles Vögele Group, explains why the company deployed the technology, how the data captured is being used and the benefits the retailer is achieving.
- RFID Goes to College
Turkey's Sabanci University employs RFID technology to improve services for the students, faculty and administrative staff on its Istanbul campus.
- On the Trail of Hush Puppies
Indexport, S.A., the manufacturer and distributor of Hush Puppies footwear, employs RFID to accurately and precisely manage its real-time stock at its Spanish distribution center in Castellón. The system enables the company to efficiently fill customer orders and avoid stock-outs.
- RFID Transforms Michigan Vending Company
Sterling Services operates self-service convenience stores that replace on-site cafeterias, saving businesses money and satisfying customers.
- RFID Pumps Up Women's Workouts
Curves International has introduced an automated personal-training system that gives the fitness company a competitive advantage.
- Maternity Apparel Maker Gives Birth to Smart Displays in Stores
Tomorrow's Mother says the RFID system provides timely, accurate inventory data, enabling the company to improve business processes and better meet customers' needs.
- The Queens Library System Grows With RFID
Millions of tagged books, DVDs and CDs speed checkout times, boost visits and add value to the community.
- The RFID Brick Road
Columbus Brick is using a real-time locating system to more efficiently manage inventory and the location of goods in its brickyard.
- From Farm to Fork
Norway's Nortura is using RFID to bring increased efficiency to meat production.
- Sushi à la RFID
Blue C, a Seattle sushi chain, deployed an RFID system to keep the food that revolves through its restaurants fresh and optimize its operations.
- Beaver Street Fisheries Automates RFID Tagging
The frozen seafood supplier encounters a sea of change as it moves from slap-and-ship tagging to an automated process on the assembly line.
- Phasing In RFID
Dairy Farmers of America met Wal-Mart's tagging mandate, and the organization is now poised to reap internal benefits.
- RFID Ripens Cheese
Sachsenmilch AG, a German cheese maker, tags and tracks carts of cheeses to improve quality control during production and comply with European Union regulations.
- Reading Books Reduces Out-of-Stocks
BGN, Holland's largest bookseller, plans to roll out RFID at its 42 stores throughout 2007 and 2008.