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Radio frequency identification and time-driven activity based costing:RFID-TDABC application in warehousing

Bahr, Witold; Price, Brian J;
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  • Published: 07 Sep 2016
  • Publisher: Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
Purpose: This paper extends the use of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) data for accounting of warehouse costs and services. Time Driven Activity Based Costing (TDABC) methodology is enhanced with the real-time collected RFID data about duration of warehouse activities. This allows warehouse managers to have accurate and instant calculations of costs. The RFID enhanced TDABC (RFID-TDABC) is proposed as a novel application of the RFID technology. Research Approach: Application of RFID-TDABC in a warehouse is implemented on warehouse processes of a case study company. Implementation covers receiving, put-away, order picking, and despatching. Findings and Orig...
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ACM Computing Classification System: Hardware_GENERAL
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