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Provia Tackles RFID in a Twofold Manner Part Two: RFID Compliance
Provia's approach to radio frequency identification (RFID) compliance was to offer a bolt-on or drop-in product that works in conjunction with a company's

pallet tracking chip  shrinkage. By focusing on pallet and case product distribution, Provia believes to have taken the lead in developing the foundation for companies who realize the need to incorporate RFID technology into their supply chain. According to Provia, the key to initial success in RFID is not in the store and at smart shelves , but in the distribution environment. To that end, with an RFID-enabled ViaWare WMS, users will have access to totally automated logistics tracking processes, enabling products to pass

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Recruitment and Staffing

Recruitment and Staffing functionality allows the user to select and hire the right people with the right skill sets, as well as track the information regarding their recruitment for later analysis. It covers criteria such as Organization Structures and Modeling, Corporate Branding, Sourcing, Applicant Tracking, Assessment and Selection, Governance and Compliance, Vendor Management Systems (VMS) Portal, Recruitment Analytics and Reporting, and Product Technology. 

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ROI for RFID: A Case Study Part Two: Implementation and Results


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pallet tracking chip  a tag and the pallet ID and data is written to the tag. At Station 2 the new location, namely palletizing to staging, is automatically updated. At this point the pallets are ready to be transported. At Station 3, the pallets are registered as they are loaded onto waiting trucks. At this point in the process, the pallets are considered to be in transit. Station 4 is at the 3PL warehouse and out of the control and responsibility of KiMs. The 3PL is considering installing RFID at this step of the Read More

Are You Tuned into Radio Frequency Identification?


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pallet tracking chip  new data Case and pallet applications—approved for use with Wal-Mart Passive read only Simplest approach Identification only, no tracking updates Case and pallet applications—approved for use with Wal-Mart Table 1. Tag types Active Tags Active tags usually contain their own power sources; they are heavier and have a large data storage capacity (upward of 1 megabyte). Given these attributes, active tags generally cost more than other tags and typically support more complicated read applications. Uses Read More

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How One Distributor Played Wal-Mart's Distribution Game-And Won


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TrackStudio enterprise


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