Jeremy O’Keefe: Supply Chain Systems Are Broken. Can RFID Fix Them?

23/05/2020 - 13:39

No one who has a toll transponder in their car misses the days of scrambling for loose change while drivers behind you in line at the toll booth honk. Alas, when it comes to inventory-tracking software, too many in the cannabis industry are still digging for dimes in the cupholder.

The lightning-speed growth of the industry has left business owners scrambling to catch up with the times. Conventional cannabis software tools are too often inefficient, insecure, and technologically out-of-date—but they don’t have to stay that way. Advances in the use of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology remedy these weaknesses and make many complex business processes as frictionless as cruising through an electronic toll booth.