Accenture transforming modern retail RFID retail study 2018

| March 7, 2019

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RFID has experienced unprecedented growth in user adoption, capability development and business impact within the retail industry. 110 global retail executives participated in the Kurt Salmon, Part of Accenture Strategy 2018 RFID in Retail Study and shared their insights on RFID adoption.

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