Wal-Mart Continues to Push RFID

By Deane Barker on June 18, 2004

Wal-Mart looks to expand radio tagging: Wal-Mart continues the march to the alter of RFID.

Discount retailer Wal-Mart Stores today said it hopes to expand use of its electronic product tracking system to its top 300 suppliers by January 2006. […]

Currently about 140 suppliers are working to implement the tracking system by January 2005, with 6 distribution centers and 250 stores live by June 2005 and 13 distribution centers and up to 600 stores live by October 2005.