There are some indications that the main burden for RFID compliance will fall on suppliers, and not on retailers. Thus, these companies should start evaluating RFID technology soon as to avoid paying exorbitant compliance costs, in the nick of time or ensuing penalties due to their noncompliance after the deadline.
determination of overhead rate
management, most economical mode determination (i.e., parcel, less than truckload [LTL], full truck load [FTL], pool distribution, stops in transit), calculation of best route for multiple stops, carrier selection, trailer capacity, and five-digit zip code accuracy, but only for the tracking carrier transportation mode. There is also the challenge of differentiating in the RFID context. Namely, against the backdrop of the ongoing RFID frenzy and vendors' attempts to jump on the RFID bandwagon, there has