04636950 is referenced by 283 patents and cites 11 patents.

An inventory management system establishes remote, non-contact counting techniques whereby large numbers of units in inventory can be tracked and tabulated quickly. The system includes microelectronic transponders associated with inventory units. The transponders can communicate with computer controllers and automated data processing over standard telephone lines by using typical telemetry or other communication systems.

Title
Inventory management system using transponders associated with specific products
Application Number
429546
Publication Number
4636950
Application Date
August 28, 1985
Publication Date
January 13, 1987
Inventor
C David Bass
17806 Joshua Cir., Fountain Valley, 92708
CA, US
Robert L Caswell
207 Laurelwood Ave., Placentia, 92670
CA, US
Agent
G Donald Weber Jr
IPC
G06F 3/04
G06F 15/24
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