Coordinate RFID with smart containers

Samwell, Emad
November 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);11/17/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 46, p25
Discusses the implementation of radio frequency identification (RFID) tagging technology in cargo handling in the U.S. Reasons for the changing systems and procedures used in the global shipping industry; Impact of Operation Safe Commerce (OSC) and Wal-Mart Stores' adoption of RFID technology on supply chains; Cost of the implementation of an RFID system; Goals of OSC.


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