Steps to RFID SuccessLaying the Groundwork
The more you understand about the specific uses of RFID and any requirements your trading partners may have, the easier it will be to turn your plan into action.
Download our worksheet – Work with your team to think through and document your company’s specific RFID wants and needs. Please keep in mind – everyone’s RFID journey is unique, not everything you see on this worksheet will be applicable to you.
This worksheet will be a great resource when discussing the implementation with a GS1 US Solution Partner.
VideoWhat Data is Encoded in an RFID Tag?
Laying the GroundworkThere is a lot to consider:
- What products are being tagged? Is it a single product or a set of products?
- What information is being encoded into the tags?
- Where will the tags be read—the factory, warehouse, distribution center, or the store?
- Do you have the right people involved?
- And more!
Translating U.P.C. to EPC
Resources to help you get started:
Solution Providers for the Retail Sector
If you’re deploying EPC®-enabled item level RFID and need labels, software, hardware, or consulting services, a GS1 US Solution Partner will work with you every step of the way.
We're here to helpContact GS1 US Advisory Services
With a special mix of industry, technology, and standards expertise, we can provide a tailored RFID education and implementation program that is consistent with your company’s specific needs.