A Qualitative Study on Perspectives of Retailers about RFID System in Turkey
||International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT)||
|© 2015 by IJCTT Journal|
|Year of Publication : 2015|
|Authors : Seda Y?ld?r?m , Kenan Ayd?n|
|DOI : 10.14445/22312803/IJCTT-V19P113|
Seda Y?ld?r?m , Kenan Ayd?n "A Qualitative Study on Perspectives of Retailers about RFID System in Turkey". International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT) V19(2):68-75, Jan 2015. ISSN:2231-2803. www.ijcttjournal.org. Published by Seventh Sense Research Group.
Technological innovations and developments force businesses to be much more aware about global developments. Because real competitive advantage is dependent on technologic differences of the business. For example, with the help of IT(information technology) technology, new marketing and sales method can be used in every kinds of business sector such as database marketing, relationship marketing, viral marketing. Businesses which adapted themselves for new technologies, can have a great market share. So there is no suspicion about the need of technological innovations for businesses. Technology helps businesses to improve their functions and reduce their costs. In this point, RFID(Radio-Frequency Identification) technology is one of technological innovations that businesses have just began to use it. Because RFID technology is still a new system for retail businesses and this technology isn’t known greatly by them. This study aimed to explain RFID implementations and benefits in retail sector. Also it was discussed how could RFID technology help retail businesses. The qualitative data was collected via in-depth interview method. Participants were selected via purposive sampling method and 4 retailers joined to our study from Istanbul in Turkey. We conclude the results of in-depth interview with literature. It is thought that this study can help businesses to know and understand RFID technology for their business.
Ashry, A.,Sharaf K., ?brahim, M., “A compact low-power UHF RFID tag”, Microelectronics Journal 40 , 2009, pp.1504–1513
Ayd?n, K., Y?ld?r?m S. “A case study about RFID technology usage in library services”. Journal Of Global Strategic Management 12, 2012 december, pp. 113-122
Ayd?n,K., Ustaahmetoglu E., Y?ld?r?m S., “The Theoretical Framework For Usage Of RFID Technology In Retail Sector”. 8. International Conference On It Applications And Management, Y?ld?z, ?stanbul, Turkey, 162-171, (2012)
Baysan, S., Ustunda? A. “The Cost-Benefit Models for RFID Investments”. A. Ustundag (ed.), The Value of RFID, DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4471-4345-1_2, Springer-Verlag London 2013
Castro, L, Wamba S. F. 2007. “An Inside Look At RFID Technology”. Journal of Technology Management&Innovation, January, vol.2, Issue 1.
Chao, CC, Yang, JM, Jen ,WY, “Determining Technology Trends And Forecasts Of RFID By A Historical Review And Bibliometric Analysis From 1991 To 2005” Technovation 27 ,2007,pp.268–279
Chow ,Harry K.H.,Choy, King Lun, Lee, W.B.,Lau, K.C., “Design of a RFID case-based resource management system for warehouse operations”, Expert Systems with Applications,30,2006, pp.561–576
Chuang, Y.W., 2005. “An exploration of application of radio frequency identification technology in hospitals”. Working Paper, National Taiwan University.
Dastoori, K. ,Makin, B.,Bappoo, S., “The effectiveness of passive RFID Tags in the presence of charged particles”, Journal of Electrostatics,67,2009,pp.468–472
Domdouzis, K., Kumar, B., Anumba, C., “Radio-Frequency Identification(RFID) Applications: A Brief Introduction”, Advanced Engineering Informatics,21,2007,pp.350-355
European Policy Outlook RFID draft version, Working document for the expert conference, “RFID: Towards the Internet of Things”,2008
Hossain, M. M., Prybutok, V. R., “Consumer Acceptance of RFID Technology: An Exploratory Study”, IEEE Transactions On Engineering Management, Vol. 55, No. 2 ,2008, pp.316-328
Huber ,N., Michael, K., McCathiez, L., “Barriers to RFID Adoption in the Supply Chain”, Faculty of Informatics Papers,University of Wollongong Year,2007,pp.1-6
Kotler, P., Keller, K. L., “Marketing Management”, New Jersey, Pearson Prentice Hall,2006
Lee, I, Lee, BC, “An investment evaluation of supply chain RFID technologies: A normative modeling approach”, International Journal of Production Economics,2010
Levy, M., Weitz, B., “Retailing Management”, Berlin-Heidelberg, McGraw-Hill,2003
Loebbecke, C., “RFID Technology and Applications in the Retail Supply Chain: The Early Metro Group Pilot” 18th Bled eConference eIntegration in Action, Bled, Slovenia,2005
Müller-Seitz, G., Dautzenberg, K., Reusen, U., Stromereder , C., “Customer acceptance of RFID technology:Evidence from the German electronic retail sector”, Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services 16,2009, pp.31–39
Ngai, E.W.T., Moon, Karen, K.L., Riggins, Frederick J., Yi, Candace Y., “RFID Research: An Academic Literature Review (1995-2005) And Future Research Directions”, Int. J. Production Economics 112,2008, pp.510-520
Potter, B. 2005. “”RFID: Misunderstood Or Untrustworthy?. Network Security, April, 17-18
Rao, Bharat P. (2000). “Improving retail effectiveness throughtechnology:a survey of analytical tools for physical and online retailers”. Technology in Society 22 (2000) 111–122
Ravi, V., Raman, K. , Mantrala, M. K., Applications of Intelligent Technologies in Retail Marketing, Krafft M., Mantrala M. K. (Ed.) Retailing in the 21st Century, (pp. 127-141), New York, Springer,2010
Resatsch, F., Sandner ,U. , Leimeister, J. M. , Krcmar, H., “Do Point of Sale RFID-Based Information Services Make a Difference? Analyzing Consumer Perceptions for Designing Smart Product Information Services in Retail Business”,Electronic Markets Vol. 18 No 3 ,2010,pp.216-231
Roberts, C.M.,”Radio Frequency Idenfication (RFID)” , Computers & Security 25 ,2006, pp.18-26
Roh, J. J., Kunnathur, A., Tarafdar, M., “Classification of RFID adoption: An expected benefits approach”, Information&Management,46,2009,pp.357-363
Shoewu, O., Badejo, O., “Radio Frenquency Identification Technology:Development, Application, and Security Issues”, The Pacific Journal of Science and Technology, Volume 7. Number 2.,2006
Slettemeas, D., RFID—the “Next Step” in Consumer–Product Relations or Orwellian Nightmare? Challenges for Research and Policy, J Consum Policy 32,2009, pp.219–244
Ustunda?, A., Tanyas, M.,”The Impact of Radio Frequency Identification(RFID) Technology on Supply Chain Cost”, Transportation Research Part E45,2009,pp.29-38
Wamba, Samuel F., Lefebvre, Louis A.,Bendavid, Y., Lefebvre, E.,”Exploring the impact of RFID technology and the EPC network on mobile B2B eCommerce: A case study in the retail industry”, Int. J. Production Economics 112 ,2008,pp.614–629
Want, R., “An Introduction to RFID Technology”. PERVASIVE computing. January-March 2006. Pp.25-33.
Wu, N.C., Nystrom, M. A., Lin, T.R., Yu, H.C., “Challenges To Global RFID Adoption”, Technovation 26 ,2006,pp.1317-1323
Veronneau, S., Roy, J., “RFID benefits,costs,and possibilities:The economical analysis of RFID deployment in a cruise corporation global service supply chain”, Int. J. Production Economics 122,2009, pp.692–702
Zhang, Ming-Tao, Jiao Yong-Chang, Zhang Fu-Shun, Wang Wu-Tu. 2009. “Design of Antennas for RFID Application: Development and Implementation of RFID Technology”, Book edited by: Cristina TURCU,pp. 554, February 2009, I-Tech, Vienna, Austria
Piramuthu, S.,”Protocols for RFID tag/reader authentication”, Decision Support Systems 43 ,2007,pp.897–914
http:// psychology.ucdavis.edu/ sommerb /sommerdemo /sampling/types.htm)
Coyne, I. T. (1997), ‘Sampling ?n Qualitative Research. Purposeful And Theoretical Sampling; Merging Or Clear Boundaries?’ Journal Of Advanced Nursing, 26, 623–630.
Nam, T., Yeom K. “Business-aware framework for supporting RFID-enabled applications in EPC Network”. Journal of Network and Computer Applications. Volume 34, Issue 3, May 2011, Pages 958–971.
Radio-Frequency Identification technology, RFID system, retail sector, retailers