Meetings and Events
Free AAFA Webinar: RFID—Unlocking the Omnichannel Inventory Puzzle
Aug. 12, 2014 • 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Attend this free webinar on leveraging RFID to maximize your omnichannel retailing opportunity. Accurate inventory data is the cornerstone to unlocking the multichannel puzzle in today's consumer mindset of anyplace, anytime, anywhere. Hear from Macy's and VF Corp. as they discuss how RFID supports data intelligence and data security, and improves supply chain efficiencies in enabling greater profitability.
• Bill Connell, Senior VP of Transportation, Store Operations and Process Improvement, Macy's
• Pam Sweeney, Senior VP of Logistics Systems, Macy's
• Jay Craft, VP of Product Development, VF Jeanswear, VF Corp.
• Stephen Lamar, Executive VP, AAFA
RFID Adoption Workshop
Nov. 2, 2014 • Scottsdale, Arizona
Get hands-on education and best-practices knowledge from leading retail trading partners—leverage RFID technology to deliver omni-channel success within your organization. The GS1 US RFID Adoption Workshop is an introductory, hands-on educational opportunity to help you learn how to successfully deploy an Electronic Product Code (EPC)-enabled RFID program at your organization. It covers RFID basics, how to build the business case for implementation, process and technical considerations for developing and executing a deployment plan, and roundtable discussions with leading retailers that are actively implementing RFID with suppliers across multiple product categories. GS1 US, working in collaboration with supply chain stakeholders and incorporating their insights and expertise, has developed many tools and resources to help you get engaged, educated and involved. Through the support of industry partners, GS1 US has integrated learnings, best practices, standards knowledge and technical expertise to offer this free one-day workshop education and support—to help you get started in managing your everyday RFID implementation needs.
RFID in Retail
Sept. 11, 2014 • 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
Retail and apparel companies have been among the early adopters of RFID technologies, both internally and within their shared supply chains. Many businesses are already seeing benefits, and are prepared to share their insights about those benefits, as well as the implementation issues they needed to address before achieving them.
RFID Journal LIVE! Europe
Oct. 23, 2014 • London, England
RFID technology is now being deployed at large and midsize companies to improve efficiencies, enhance visibility, reduce shrinkage and achieve other significant business benefits. This one-day event is designed to help companies considering using RFID technology to address real business challenges, determine the best RFID technology for their needs, learn best practices from early adopters, find the right technology partners and move forward with adoption.