AIDC 100 Archives – Bill Hakanson Collection
1 cubic ft.
Organization: item level arrangement.
Documents and artifacts.
Processed by F. Jason Torre, January 2006.
Scope and Content
100 Archives Resource Center
100 Archives at Stony Brook University identifies,
acquires, preserves and makes available to the
public, industry members, educators, and students a comprehensive
and diverse library of materials that documents the AIDC (automatic identification and data capture)
The Bill Hakanson collection was donated to the AIDC 100 Archives and
Library in the spring of 2005. The collection is open to research without
restrictions in accordance with general access principles, and under
the discretion of the Special Collections Department Staff. The collection's
creator holds all copyrights to all publications and papers contained
within the collection. All requests to use or reproduce any of these
publications should be addressed to staff prior to use.
In citing the collection, please credit it as follows: Bill Hakanson
Collection, Special Collections Department, University Libraries, and
State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Materials within this collection may be located with the use of the
collection's finding aid available in hardcopy and online through the
University's Library web page.
Mr. Hakanson, CAE, Executive Director, Supply-Chain Council, has served
as executive director of trade associations in the manufacturing, material
handling and automatic data collection industries. In 1997, he facilitated
the formalization of the Supply-Chain Council from an informal interest
group to a not-for-profit trade association. Concurrent with serving
as executive director of the Supply-Chain Council, he is CEO of his
own association management firm: Hakanson & Company, Inc.
Based in Pittsburgh, PA, the Supply-Chain Council is a not-for-profit
trade association with membership open to all companies interested
in improving supply-chain efficiencies through the use of the SCOR.
(Excerpted from Logistics Quarterly, SCOR Can Help Analyze Your Supply-Chain
Operation, V. 5, I. 1 April 1999. http://www.lq.ca/issues/apr99/articles/article8.html.
Accessed: February 2, 2006.)
Scope and Content
The Bill Hakanson Collection consists of two series: artifacts and
papers (some photos). The collection’s special strength is the
various pieces of memorabilia collected by Mr. Hakanson over the years.
They are some of the only known items in existence.
The series' original order has been maintained where applicable and
re-created in others to assist researchers more easily. Items housed
in acidic or metal housings have been removed from these housings for
preservation reasons and have been placed in acid free folders and
containers. Photographs have been placed in acid free folders and envelopes,
and were left within original series. All metal fasteners have been
removed and replaced in accordance with accepted archival standards
Series 1: Artifacts, 1984-1991, 14 items (1 cu. ft.). The series contains
14 items used as giveaways and speaker’s gifts at the various
Series 2: Papers, 1985-1993, 1 linear inch. This series contains the
personal writings of Mr. Hakanson as well as some photos.
Series 1: Artifacts
SCAN-TECH EUROPE LASER POINTER. Pen shaped laser pointer, undated.
AIM USA CROSS CHROME PLATED PEN. Ball point pen in chrome, undated.
AIM USA PEN. Ball point pen in black plastic, undated.
HARTMANN LEATHER WALLET KEYCHAIN. Speaker’s gift, Scan-tech conference,
AIM USA COACH LEATHER BUSINESS CARD HOLDER. Speaker’s gift, AIM
SHARP EL-470 TRAVEL CLOCK CALCULATOR. Clock and calculator travel set,
SCAN-TECH 1984 FOLIO, READING, “The total automatic ID systems
show and systems, December 4-6, Cincinnati.
SCAN-TECH 1984 GLASS EGG PAPERWEIGHT, READING, “The total automatic
ID systems show and systems, December 4-6, Cincinnati.
SCAN-TECH 1985 GOLD PLATED STAPLER boxed in black cardboard case. Case
reads, “El Casco – Model M -5B,” 1985.
SCAN-TECH EUROPE 1985 NOTEPAD (WITH SILVER PEN). Brown leather notepad
with accompanying pen and Velcro space for calculator, etc. Dated:
SCAN-TECH 1988 DUAL PEN SET. Dual, grey coated pens from the Quill
QUICK RESPONSE 1989 NOTEPAD. Brown leather notepad. Pad reads, “Quick
Response 1989, March 21-22, 1989, Hyatt Regency Hotel, DFW Airport,
QUICK RESPONSE 1990 LUGGAGE TAG. Brown leather luggage tag. Tag reads, “Quick
Response 1990, March 20-21, 1990, Hyatt Regency Hotel, DFW Airport,
SCAN-TECH EUROPE 1991 CORK-SCREW, boxed in clear plastic faced, green
velvet lined case. Case reads, “Der Schlussel zum guten Tropfen,” 1991
Series 2: Papers
Shining Examples of Productivity Gain, March 1987, P & IM Review
Closed vs. Open Systems, April 1987, P & IM Review
Strong Automatic identification Initiative in non-food retailing, August
1987, P & IM Review
Quick Response Programs Impacting Warehousing and Inventory Control,
August 1988, P & IM Review
AIM NEWS 1985-1993 (some dates missing)
Scan-tech 1987 (photograph) AIM International Attendees, 1987
Scan-tech 1988 (photograph) AIM International Attendees, 1988
Scan-tech 1989 (photograph) AIM International Attendees, 1989
Scan-tech 1990 (photograph) AIM International Attendees, 1990