Microchips Help Wal-Mart Track Inventory Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer, is accelerating its new inventory-tracking program. The company wants to keep tabs on all of its merchandise by outfitting its products with microchips, which broadcast radio signals.
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Microchips Help Wal-Mart Track Inventory

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Microchips Help Wal-Mart Track Inventory

Microchips Help Wal-Mart Track Inventory

Microchips Help Wal-Mart Track Inventory

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Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer, is accelerating its new inventory-tracking program. The company wants to keep tabs on all of its merchandise by outfitting its products with microchips, which broadcast radio signals.

Jacqueline Froelich reports for member station KUAF.