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Radio Frequency Identification or Radio Frequency Identification tag(s). Uses wireless technology to transmit product serial numbers from tags to a scanner, without human intervention. Regarded as a likely successor to barcode inventory tracking systems. See also AIDC.

For more information see:

  • www.righttag.com - RightTag is a company dedicated to providing products and services that enable companies to use RFID in a variety of ways, including automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) solutions.
  • www.retail-packaging-guide.com/rfid.html - A discussion of RFID technology and uses. A resource for links to university level degree programs in the field.