SAN DIEGO - Hannaford Bros.' top IT executive expressed some concerns about the current state of radio frequency identification, although he was hopeful that a new test would help resolve some of the issues with the technology. Bill Homa, chief information officer at the Scarborough, Maine-based chain, told SN he was currently "less optimistic" about the value of RFID after early tests proved unsatisfactory. "Retailers would not want an 85% read rate at the [point of sale], so why should we ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Why Register for FREE?
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.