Forecasting helps Loblaw hit the icing sugar season

Forecasting helps Loblaw hit the icing sugar season

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEBy automating its forecasting system retailer Loblaw Companies Ltd. is freeing up its staff to spend more...

September 20th, 2006 Jeff Jedras

E-passports to be launched amid security, privacy concerns

E-passports to be launched amid security, privacy concerns

The first wave of e-passports will be issued in the U.S. in the coming weeks despite lingering privacy and security...

August 21st, 2006 John Blau

Big Brother on a tiny chip

Big Brother on a tiny chip

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEThe emerging RFID industry is not producing Orwellian and Kafkaesque chips. At least, not yet. But privacy...

March 19th, 2006 Rosie Lombardi

RFID scuttled by costs and shipping politics

RFID scuttled by costs and shipping politics

The severe backlash to a recent U.S. government decision allowing a United Arab Emirates-owned ports company to operate in six...

March 16th, 2006 Greg Enright

HDTV, RFID top tech list for World Cup kickoff

HDTV, RFID top tech list for World Cup kickoff

World Cup soccer tournaments have traditionally been used to help launch new technologies, such as color television and wireless communications....

February 5th, 2006 John Blau

Viagra with RFID chip starts to ship

Viagra with RFID chip starts to ship

In an effort to prevent counterfeiting, Pfizer Inc. said it has started to ship Viagra bottles in the U.S. that...

January 9th, 2006 Nancy Gohring

New Canadian RFID Centre aims to educate

New Canadian RFID Centre aims to educate

A new Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Centre opened in Markham, Ont. on Wednesday, with a primary mandate of fostering organizations'...

September 21st, 2005 Greg Enright

Letter from the Editor-in-chief

Letter from the Editor-in-chief

After two or three years of turmoil, this year's CIO Insider Survey shows CIOs gaining acceptance and respect in the...

November 30th, 2004 John Pickett

In conversation: an exclusive interview with FedEx CIO Robert Carter

In conversation: an exclusive interview with FedEx CIO Robert Carter

Rob Carter needs a truck to carry around all of his professional awards. Fortunately, as CIO of FedEx Corp, he...

September 30th, 2004 David Carey