CHICAGO -- At the EPC Symposium here last week, Mike Di Yeso, executive vice president and chief operating officer, Uniform Code Council, set the wheels in motion to develop global standards for the EPC (electronic product code) and asked for industrywide participation. Speaking at the widely anticipated event, held at McCormick Place here, Di Yeso said it would take between 12 and 18 months to fully establish standards and certification for the EPC, and invited users of the technology -- ...

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