Identification rfid microchips that replace bar codes

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Unformatted text preview: l-Mart uses radio frequency identification (RFID) microchips that replace bar codes and security tags with a combination technology that costs less money. Wal-Mart By shares its data with its suppliers. implementing a collaborative planning, forecasting, and replenishment system (CPRF), Wal-Mart began a just-in-time delivery program that reduced costs for both the retailer and its suppliers. Basic Flow Process suppliers Raw materials Developme nt centre Factory Consumer Finished Products Information System Regional development centre Retailer Improvement Areas • The system is s...
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This note was uploaded on 10/10/2013 for the course BUS 640 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Ashford University.

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