About the Author

Bill McBeath

Bill McBeath is chief research officer for ChainLink Research, a supply-chain research organization based in Newton, MA, dedicated to helping executives improve business performance and competitiveness through an understanding of real-world implications, obstacles, and results for supply-chain policies, practices, processes, and technologies. The ChainLink 3Pe Model is the basis for their research—a unique, multidimensional framework for managing and improving the links between supply-chain partners. For more information, contact ChainLink Research at 617-762-4040 or info (at) clresearch (dot) com.

Articles by Bill McBeath

The ROI for RFID Technology in Retail

Loss Prevention Technology

The ROI for RFID Technology in Retail

Over recent years, we’ve witnessed a resurgence of interest and substantial growth in the use of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology in retail—a veritable RFID Renaissance—with well over a billion tags used this year, not just in apparel, but for other categories and uses as well. It is being used