Leverages existing technology investments. Because the EPC framework is based on the same GS1 Standards hundreds of thousands of businesses already have in place, retailers can leverage existing technology investments such as ERP, inventory management, point-of-sale and other enterprise systems when implementing EPC-enabled radio frequency identification (RFID). The EPC framework and GS1 standards pave retailers’ way to a faster, more cost-effective deployment with a shorter ROI and less risk.
Greatly improves efficiency and reduces errors. Retailers gain visibility into their supply chain like never before, reducing labor hours and overall costs. And, because RFID does not require line of sight to be read and has longer read ranges, hundreds of tags can be read simultaneously, while in motion.
The GS1 US EPC Item Level Readiness Program provides:
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