Metro Group CIO: RFID to Make Thousands of Jobs Superfluous
Retailers will, however, be able "to employ more staff in those areas in which they can contribute to added value," such as customer service, Mierdorf said. This would help stores to have higher sales, he said.
Metro Group’s use of RFID tags is already underway. Last November, the company announced it would only accept RFID tagged pallets from suppliers, making the company the first in the world to require RFID tags from suppliers.
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