Evaluating the Impact of Introducing Rfid Technology in Manufacturing Systems Using Simulation

  title={Evaluating the Impact of Introducing Rfid Technology in Manufacturing Systems Using Simulation},
  author={Aly M. Owida and Khaled S. El-Kilany and Aziz E. El-Sayed},
Radio frequency identification (RFID) technology has significant impact on product tracking and identification in manufacturing systems. Most of the business cases that implement the RFID technology in their operations have achieved various benefits. RFID technology can reduce the operating errors that affect the efficiency of the operations which results in improving different performance measures such as cycle time, throughput, work-in-process, resources utilization, and average waiting time… CONTINUE READING


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