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Deploying a RFID Solution
Practical Case Studies and Business Plan 2009

  • Publication Date:April 2009
  • Publisher:Mind Commerce
  • Product Type: Report
  • Pages:142

Deploying a RFID Solution Practical Case Studies and Business Plan 2009

To fully understand the capabilities of RFID, it is helpful to understand its benefits in real business situations. We evaluate the impact of RFID throughout the supply chain, delivering efficiencies for three types of organizations: manufacturers, distributors, and retailers.

First published in 2007, this report provides case study analysis of RFID solution deployment and related business plan. The report contains new information covering Scheduling Policies for RFID, Warehouse Goods Updates, Logistics Tracking, and Store Level Inventory Control. The report also has many updated aress including: Mobile Maintenance, Vehicle Tracking, Workforce Tracking, Electronic Ticketing, Application Scenarios, Maintenance and Updating, Tracking products and containers, Retail Applications, Logistics, Manufacturing, Security, and more !!

The report also provides expert analysis of RFID in practice including an evaluation of the RFID value chain, business process life-cycle, business process strategy, market overview and challenges. RFID middleware providers are profiled with device selection criteria is evaluated. Active RFID vendors and products are profiled and evaluated. The report discusses risk profile assessment and risk assessment services. The report also includes eight case studies for RFID implementation and operation.

RFID Business Plan and Financial Assessment

The report contains a business plan including financial projects and financial assessment with a working Excel spreadsheet. This information will assist with business case development, funding, budgeting, and launch of a RFID solution.

Target Audience

This report is intended for anyone considering launching a RFID-based business, solutions involving RFID, and/or business process automation using RFID.

  • RFID hardware, software, and solution vendors and related professional services companies
  • Managed services providers, outsourced RFID solutions and application providers, and RFID service bureau operators
  • Personnel responsible for automating Supply Chain Management (SCM), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and other business processes
  • Manufacturers and personnel responsible for management of inventory and materials, timing and control of critical resources, improve Warehouse Management Systems (WMS), and other production line automation and industrial processes
  • Healthcare management personnel responsible for tracking patients, staff personnel, equipment, inventory, and other critical resources
  • Retailers and personnel responsible for merchandise inventory and ordering processes, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Merchandise tracking and fraud prevention
  • Providers of value-added applications and services such as metering, telemetry, telematics, and sensor applications, inventory control and tracking such as merchandise control, asset tracking and recovery such as computing equipment monitoring, tracking parts moving through a manufacturing process, tracking goods in a supply chain, and payment systems
  • Providers of RFID middleware such as the VeriSign or Oracle
  • Companies interested in optimizing their RFID business process strategies
  • Chapter 1 - RFID and its Business Benefits
    • RFID in Manufacturing
    • Scheduling Policies of RFID
    • Warehouse Goods Updates
    • Logistics Tracking
    • Store Level Inventory Control
    • Updates
    • Run-order level control
    • Item Level tracking and customer benefits
    • Business benefits on RFID implementation
    • Productivity and Cost Cutting
    • Applications of RFID
  • Chapter 2 - RFID Supply Chain
    • RFID: Present Scenario
    • Example with a demo company
    • Quality Control Aspects
    • Chain Management Methodologies
    • Store Level Inventory Control
  • Chapter 3 - Business Process Life Cycle
    • Older Life-Cycle Model Analysis
    • Waterfall
    • Incremental
    • Spiral
    • Newer Life-Cycle Model Analysis
    • Adaptive Linear Feedback
    • Adaptive Dynamic
  • Chapter 4 - RFID Business Process Strategy
    • IBM RFID Strategy
    • Heinz RFID Strategy
    • Canus RFID Strategy
    • International Paper RFID Strategy
    • Kayser-Roth RFID Strategy
    • Philips Semiconductors RFID Strategy
    • Intel RFID Strategy
    • Unilever RFID Strategy
    • Major Clothier Retailer RFID Strategy
    • Marks and Spencer RFID Strategy
  • Chapter 5 - Market Overview & Challenges
    • Market Overview
    • Challenges to Adopting RFID
    • Software Infrastructure Challenges
    • RFID Hardware Device challenges
    • Interoperability and Integration
    • Performance
  • Chapter 6 - RFID Middleware Provider Profiles
    • Acsis
    • Axcess
    • Blue Vector Systems
    • ConnecTerra
    • Data Brokers
    • EPCglobal
    • Franwell
    • GlobeRanger
    • i2 Technologies
    • Manhattan Associates
    • OATSystems
    • Oracle
    • RF Code
    • Savi Technology
    • Sun
    • T3Ci
    • TIBCO
    • VeriSign
    • webMethods
  • Chapter 7 - Analysis of RFID applications of Today
    • Analysis of RFID Applications - Done
    • Retail Applications
    • Logistics
    • Manufacturing
    • Security
    • RFID - Now
    • Benefit Analysis
    • Current Mandates Governing RFID
  • Chapter 8- RFID Device Selection Criteria with Economic Analysis
    • Object vs Tag Selection
    • Characteristics of the Tracking items
    • Antenna Considerations
    • Reader Ability
    • Tag Location
    • Frequency Ranges
    • Standard and Mandates
  • Chapter 9 - Market Survey of Active RFID Products
    • Alien Technology
    • Axcess Inc.
    • Escort Memory Systems
    • Microtec
    • Samsys
    • Savi Technology
    • Wherenet
  • Chapter 10 - Risk Management and Analysis
    • Risk Assessment Method
    • Internal Asset Risk Analyis
    • Risk Assessment Services
  • Chapter 11 - RFID Implementation Analysis
    • METRO- Group
    • Gillette: Redirecting Misplaced Cases
    • Canus: Tag Speed vs. Quality of Computer Input
    • International Paper: Automatic Reorders
    • Unilever: Tag Location for Dishwashing Liquids
    • Procter & Gamble: Dock Loading Throughput
    • Marks and Spencer: Item-level Consumer Tracking
  • Chapter 12 - Implementation Case Studies
    • Mobile Maintenance
    • Vehicle Tracking
    • Workforce Tracking
    • Electronic Ticketing
    • Application Scenarios
    • Maintenance and Updating
    • Tracking products and containers
  • Chapter 13 - Conclusions
  • Chapter 14 - Implementing RFID - A Business Plan
  • Table of Contents (Business Plan)
    • 1. Company Description
      • 1.1 The Objective
      • 1.2 Keys to Success
      • 1.3 Current Status of the Company
        • 1.3.1 Shareholding Pattern of the Company
        • 1.3.2 Current Financial Status of the Company
        • 1.3.3 Current Development and Engagement Status of ""THE DEMO COMPANY""
    • 2. The Leadership Team
    • 3. ""THE DEMO COMPANY's Domain of Operation
    • 4. ""THE DEMO COMPANY's Offerings
      • 4.1 ""THE DEMO COMPANY"" Devices
      • 4.2 ""THE DEMO COMPANY"" Solutions
      • 4.3 Future Product
    • 5. Market Analysis
    • 6. Competitive Analysis
    • 7. Operational Plan
      • 7.1 Location
      • 7.2 Equipments and Devices
      • 7.3 Proposed Team Structure
      • 7.4 Product Development Plan
    • 8. Marketing and Sales Strategies
      • 8.1 Target Market Segment
      • 8.2 Pricing Strategy
      • 8.3 Sales Forecast
    • 9. Financial Plans and Projections
      • 9.1 Important Assumptions
      • 9.2 Sales Plan
      • 9.3 Expenditure Plan
      • 9.4 Projected Monthly Cash Budget for Three Years
    • Appendix: Current Financial Status of the Company
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