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NCR Introduces RFID Store Services Portfolio

  • 29 January, 2004 10:23

<p>NCR announces a Store Services Portfolio designed to help retailers realise the potential of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology.</p>
<p>The portfolio includes consulting, design, integration, installation, maintenance and support, offering retailers a straightforward way to identify, assess and develop a practical and seamless RFID adoption plan, and ensuring a cost-effective implementation.</p>
<p>For further information or should wish to speak with a NCR spokesperson, please contact Skye Eggleton or Jessica Sealby at Howorth Communications on +61 2 9904 4533 or email pr@howorth.com.au</p>
<p>NCR Introduces RFID Store Services Portfolio</p>
<p>Tailored to retailers’ needs, offerings range from initial</p>
<p>assessment consulting to implementation of RFID solutions</p>
<p>SYDNEY, 29 January 2004 – NCR has announced a broad portfolio of consulting and support services designed to help retailers unleash the potential of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology.</p>
<p>“Clearly RFID offers great potential for optimising retail store operations. However, as with any emerging technology, the challenges of early adoption can seem overwhelming,” said Dave Klumb, NCR vice president for store automation customer services. “NCR is committed to offering retailers a straightforward way to identify, assess and develop a practical and seamless RFID adoption plan, together with the support capabilities to ensure a cost-effective implementation.”</p>
<p>NCR’s RFID Store Services portfolio presents retailers with an array of offerings that include consulting, design, integration, installation, maintenance and support. Drawing on its retail and RF technology experience, NCR tailors its service offerings to help retailers define and negotiate the RFID course that best meets their individual goals.</p>
<p>From strategy to sales floor, NCR RFID Store Services are aligned to a retailer’s RFID program time line and include:</p>
<p>· Exploration – RFID Opportunity Assessment</p>
<p>· Modeling – RFID Impact Assessment, RFID Impact Simulation</p>
<p>· Piloting – RF Infrastructure Consulting, RFID Integration</p>
<p>· Production – RFID Staging, RFID Installation/Deployment, Maintenance (on-site, depot)</p>
<p>In addition to real-world retail expertise, NCR brings a commitment to global RFID standards and processes through its work as a founding sponsor of EPCglobal (formerly the Auto-ID Centre). NCR’s Retail Technology Management Centre in Atlanta creates and tests RFID proof-of-concept prototypes, including options for protecting consumer privacy.</p>
<p>How will RFID revolutionise the store? For a copy of a white paper that addresses the likely impact of RFID technology and 50 areas for retailers to consider, contact pr@howorth.com.au.</p>
<p>About NCR Corporation</p>
<p>NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is a leading global technology company helping businesses build stronger relationships with their customers. NCR’s ATMs, retail systems, Teradata® data warehouses and IT services provide Relationship Technology™ solutions that maximise the value of customer interactions. Based in Dayton, Ohio, NCR (www.ncr.com) employs approximately 29,300 people worldwide.</p>
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