Squeezing inefficiencies out of the supply chain will mean turning transshipment points into engines of efficiencies. Here's how to do it step by step.
The film company has backed the Auto-ID Center because it believes RFID can have significant benefits for manufacturers.
Implementing a successful RFID system will take more than money – it will require vision. Savvy companies will develop a long-term strategy that they can implement step by step.
NCR recently showed off a prototype for a point-of-sale device that can read both bar codes and RFID labels.
At a conference this week, the world finally got to see the startups low-cost RFID tags in action.
Early adopters will begin deploying the Auto-ID Center’s low-cost RFID system next year. Understanding how the technology will change business processes will improve the odds of success.
Sensitech, a company offering systems for monitoring the condition of perishable goods, is the center's newest sponsor.
Will companies invest millions to deploy the Auto-ID Center's RFID system? Those who have examined the business case say yes.
How close is the Auto-ID Center is to creating a network for tracking goods worldwide? And what will the equipment will cost?
Accenture recently showed off a prototype system for tracking unique items in a retail environment.