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Connective technologies in the supply chain.


Connective technologies in the supply chain.

Ed. by Sameer Kumar.

Auerbach Publications


277 pages




New connective technologies such as radio frequency identification (RFID) tags and global positioning systems (GPS) are enabling companies to more effectively manage their supply chains. This volume provides an overview of the implementation of these technologies in the retail and manufacturing sectors. Eleven contributions from academics and practitioners discuss such topics as the impact of RFID on supply chain traceability; the use of RFID technology in the Indian retail sector; and the character of recent RFID patenting activities. Distributed in the U.S. by Taylor & Francis.

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Date:Sep 1, 2007
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