Category Archives: Grocery SCN Project

Initial grocery project in the Supply Chain Network

Early ‘Internet of Things’ Pilots Proved Supply Chain Benefits of RFID Pallets

Two early pilots were facilitated by Supply Chain Network and carried out in 2003 and 2006 with both representing successful demonstrations of the potential supply chain benefits available through ‘Internet of Things’ implementations. Key to both of these pilots were … Continue reading

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Supply Chain Network Top Ten Search Terms – Q4 2008

In July 2008, a customized Google Search function was established for the Supply Chain Network site and now after six months, we’re pleased to highlight the Top Ten Supply Chain Network Search Terms! Click on each of the terms listed … Continue reading

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RFID Plastic Pallet Usage Growing in Grocery

From RFID Journal: “Several fresh food providers are beginning to use plastic RFID-enabled pallets made by Intelligent Global Pooling Systems (iGPS) rather than wooden pallets without RFID tags. Thus far, RFID has helped iGPS better manage the flow of its … Continue reading

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Mobilizing Industry SCNs – Part Two

In the introductory article in this series, mobilization of an industry supply chain network began with the establishment of a group of likeminded individuals and companies followed by the creation and accurate loading of a complete product data catalogue. Now … Continue reading

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We have now launched our free weekly newsletter at SupplyChainNetwork.com which will be delivered every Monday morning with the latest on rfid, logistics and supply chain management. If you’d like to subscribe to receive the latest available information on logistics, … Continue reading

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The Need for SCM Standards

Have you felt the great inertia which seems to have been holding back the advancement of total supply chain management over the past few years? It’s hard to put your finger on, but it truly exists as companies are uncertain … Continue reading

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