Countdown to RFID-Day

Blanchard, Dave
December 2004
Logistics Today;Dec2004, Vol. 45 Issue 12, preceding p1
Trade Publication
The article presents information on some top 100 suppliers to Wal-Mart Stores Inc. who have been asked to apply passive radio frequency identification tags to all cases and pallets being shipped to three Wal-Mart distribution centers in the Dallas, Texas area. While Wal-Mart's suppliers are primarily shippers of consumer packaged goods, a parallel initiative is underway for suppliers to the U.S. Department of Defense, which also involves the aerospace & defense, high-tech and automotive industries.


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