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The hype around the adoption of RFID as the 'hot new technology' continues. The reality is that RFID, despite the fact that this is a relatively mature technology, is still far from mainstream.
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HP is making strides in complying with Wal-Mart's RFID mandates. This article describes the key lessons learned.
: RFID Case Study: HP and Wal-Mart RFID Case Study: HP and Wal-Mart Bill McBeath - October 20, 2004 Read Comments Introduction One of the suppliers making strides in complying with Wal-Mart s RFID mandates is HP. We can all learn some lessons from the experience of these kinds of supplier programs. The Pilot In early May, 2004, Hewlett Packard began shipping EPC-tagged printers and scanners to Wal-Mart s Dallas/Fort Worth distribution center as one of eight suppliers in Wal-Mart s initial trials. HP expects
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Recently I spoke at the National Retail Federation in the center of retail: New York City! The big buzz this year, no surprise, was about RFID.
: RFID ... For Customers? RFID ... For Customers? Ann Grackin - March 18, 2005 Read Comments Introduction Recently I spoke at the National Retail Federation in the center of retail: New York City! The big buzz this year, no surprise, was about RFID. Since much of the current activity has been focused on logistics—a clear winner as a starting point—we are missing the dialogue on the consumer side of the retail equation—merchandising, and most important, the customer experience. I was pleased to be
The Store of the Future
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: our article on how RFID can be sold to the consumer. Have you ever strained and stared at the fine print on cold medicines, hair care products, etc., wondering which is right for you? Most consumers buy these low cost items, then throw them away if they don t kill you, or when they don t work, moving to another brand. When in reality, they might have just bought the wrong product. The PSA can walk you through the product features, or let you tell it what your needs are, and have it select the right
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Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) RFID technology is used within SCM as a means to track inventory. The efficiencies and ease of use of of RFID will gradually supplant barcodes. The benefits of RFID enable companies to track assets from a distance and require less human intervention. They are useful as well for tracking obsolescent inventory and for maintaining real-time data. See the TEC article The Three Rs of RFID: Reward, Risk, and ROI for more on how retail organizations use RFID as a strategic
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As companies struggle to control costs, the supply chain and management of supply resources have come under scrutiny. The supply chain is one area where a company can achieve quick gains and receive a fast return on investment.
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: No one doubts that RFID will be an absolute requirement in the future; the issue is not if, but when. However, RFID is just one element of a continuing process on the part of the retailers to drive cost out of the supply chain. Other elements have included electronic document interchange (EDI) and more recently, UCCNet, a global repository where enterprises register item data and share standardized, synchronized supply chain information. Together, these technology driven requirements represent an
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