Radio frequency identification (RFID) is the latest buzzword in the world of manufacturing and distribution technology. If you believe the press releases, it is a panacea and cure-all for what ails the industry. While RFID may not solve world hunger, you may not want to propose a solution without it. This research note looks at a recent and successful, implementation of RFID, examining the characteristics of the process and common obstacles and speed bumps to avoid.
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may seem obvious: implement RFID today! Not really. However, if the implementation is not performed correctly, RFID can become a black hole, a bottomless pit, or any other name you typically associate with ill-fated projects. This research note looks at how one company, KiMs , with the assistance of Microsoft Business Solutions , achieved its anticipated return of investment (ROI) and successfully implemented RFID. Specifically, this research notes provides a description of Background of the company and