Study Shows RFID, Auto-ID Firms Will See Early Losses, Potential Growth This Year

By Claire Swedberg

A report from VDC Research has found that manufacturing and retail losses will bring a decline for AIDC companies during the pandemic, but agility and visibility offerings are likely to cause growth in the long term.

To navigate 2020's economy now, and with the eventual reopening of business output, agility and transparency will be critical differentiators, according to a report from VDC Research. That's just one of the findings from the company's new study, "AIDC Solutions and enterprise mobility technologies for 2020." For the purposes of the study, automatic-identification and data-capture (AIDC) technologies comprise data-collection technologies including RFI...

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