RFID in Logistics

A Practical Introduction

By Erick C. Jones, Christopher A. Chung

© 2007 – CRC Press

520 pages | 224 B/W Illus.

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Hardback: 9780849385261
pub: 2007-12-02
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About the Book

Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tagging is now mandated by the department of defense and many of the world’s largest retailers including Wal-Mart. In order to stay competitive, more than 200,000 manufacturers and suppliers must develop strategies for integrating RFID technologies into their supply chains.

RFID in Logistics: A Practical Introduction provides businesses and other relevant concerns with an authoritative step-by-step guide to the implementation and diverse applications of this revolutionary communications technology.

  • Survey RFID applications in entertainment, credit devices, wireless communications, healthcare, and libraries
  • Learn about both active and passive system components testing models
  • Examine best practices for integrating RFID technology into the supply chain

Combining techniques from computer, electrical, and industrial engineering, RFID in Logistics: A Practical Introduction supplies the basic instruction needed to develop and implement RFID technology.

Table of Contents

Understanding RFID. RFID Integrated Logistics Models. Principles in Practice.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS076000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Purchasing & Buying
BUS101000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Project Management
TEC016000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Design / General