Challenges in Adoption of RFID Technology: A Study of Manufacturing Organizations

International Journal of Logistics & Supply Chain Management Perspectives © Pezzottaite Journals, Volume 6, Number 3, July – September’ 2017 ISSN (Print): 2319-9032, (Online): 2319-9040, pp. 3116 - 3121.

6 Pages Posted: 29 Nov 2017

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Diljeetkaur Makhija

Insitute of Management, Nirma University

Pawan K. Chugan

Nirma University - Institute of Management

Date Written: August 10, 2017

Abstract

Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology is one of the latest trend in various industries which has changed the way automation is done. Data sharing on real time basis and without requirement of line of sight are the most important advantages of using this technology, as the communication within the supply chain becomes quick and efficient. Though the technology seems very promising, very few organizations have adopted the technology. This paper focuses on the challenges an organization faces while deciding whether to adopt the technology or not. The implications of the research yield, the factors that become the biggest challenge in adoption of the technology namely Technical challenge, Organizational challenge and Business challenge.

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Keywords: Radio Frequency Identification, RFID Technology, Challenges in Adoption, Manufacturing Organisation

JEL Classification: A00, G21, D80, L15, L63, L86, M14, M31

Suggested Citation

Makhija, Diljeetkaur and Chugan, Pawan Kumar, Challenges in Adoption of RFID Technology: A Study of Manufacturing Organizations (August 10, 2017). International Journal of Logistics & Supply Chain Management Perspectives © Pezzottaite Journals, Volume 6, Number 3, July – September’ 2017 ISSN (Print): 2319-9032, (Online): 2319-9040, pp. 3116 - 3121. . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3073117

Diljeetkaur Makhija

Insitute of Management, Nirma University ( email )

Nirma University
Nr. Vaishnovdevi Circle, S.G. Highway
Ahmedabad, 382481
India

Pawan Kumar Chugan (Contact Author)

Nirma University - Institute of Management ( email )

Sarkhej Gandhinagar Highway
Ahmedabad, Gujarat 382481
India
+912717241900 (Phone)
+912717241916 (Fax)

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