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Jack Link's Beef Jerky Case Study:
A four-phased approach allowed for the gradual assimilation of a new technology into the organization. Start small and feel your way, but think and plan for

truck scales  wrong pallet onto a truck. Jack Link's Beef Jerky believes that the opportunities in this area are almost limitless based on a flexible and extensible framework to configure filters, rules, and alerts. In general, Phase IV will result in the automatic triggering of virtual inventory movements resulting from the read of RFID labels. Due to the fact that only one production line was needed to be RFID-enabled to comply with the Wal-Mart mandate, the automatic triggering was not deemed to be a high priority

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