Cold feet on RFID

Hickey, Kathleen
October 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);10/13/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 41, p32
Reports on the order of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. to its suppliers to adopt radio-frequency identification technology (RFID). Comment from Kara Romanow, senor analyst for AMR Research; Statement from Kevin Ashton, executive director of the AutoID Center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Benefits of RFID technology; Challenges faced by the implementation of the technology.


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