Albertsons Suppliers Must Participate in RFID

Newsflash. Radio-frequency identification technology has yet another major backer. Albertsons Inc., the $36 billion food and drug retailer, said Friday that its top 100 suppliers must participate in its RFID program by April 2005. Source: Techweb

I'm very interested in doing a startup in the RFID space. If all suppliers to major retailers have to use RFID technology within just a few years, there is a very large opportunity in this space. I'm going to start looking around for startups in this space.