TITLE

Coordinate RFID with smart containers

AUTHOR(S)
Samwell, Emad
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);11/17/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 46, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
11462829

 

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