The weird world of barcodes, QR and auto-ID miscellany.
Monday, March 27, 2017
Flashback to the Birth of Retail Barcodes
"Something was on the horizon in 1973 that would revolutionize the grocery shopping experience."
The Raleigh News & Observer has
a look back to the 1970s
, when barcodes on retail products were still just a twinkle in IBM's eye.
The News & Observer