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    Provide a write up on Advantages/Disadvantages of RFID in retail, along with references.

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    The major advantage of RFID in logistical tracking related to inventory or equipment is the fact that it provides solutions in situations where optically based systems are a failure and unable to provide effective tracking. RFID enables effective tracking in harsh industrial or other difficult environments because of its ability to track tags from a greater distance even in harsh conditions.

    The advantage of RFID versus traditional bar code technology include:

    "No line of sight requirement.
    The tag can stand a harsh environment.
    Long read range.
    Portable ...

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    This solution discusses the advantages and disadvantages of radio-frequency identification.

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