Date Added: Mar 2010
Barcodes have influenced almost every aspect of Supply Chain Management. The use of barcodes makes business integration processes in supply chain management simpler and more efficient. Barcodes are an effective identification tool that helps track products and greatly reduce errors. Barcode technology has a range of advantages such as being affordable, easy to handle, and accurate. These advantages make barcodes widely used in supply chain management and accepted across the world. Employing barcode technology in inventory practices enables timely and accurate information that helps to operate with greater warehouse efficiency and lower inventory on hand.