The RFID Consortium is on the brink of forming its RFID patent pool. Will this pool speed up RFID adoption? Much will depend on whether Intermec joins in — or not.
Wal-Mart and other retailers have been pushing RFID for several years. Now, a new AMR Research report I got an exclusive sneal peak at says that broad RFID deployments make no financial sense.
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