AIDC 100 Archive - William
William Hakanson donated the collection in spring 2005.
Scope, and Content Note
The collection is comprised of 5 linear inches of papers, photographs and artifacts
documenting the automatic identification and data capture industry (AIDC) and produced
between 1984 and 1993.
Arrangement and Processing Note
Processed by F. Jason Torre, January 2006. Finiding aid updated and revised by Kristen
J. Nyitray in March 2014 and May
Series 1: Artifacts, 1984-1991.G iveaways and gifts distributed at Scan-Tech meetings.
Series 2: Papers, 1985-1993. Papers of Hakanson and photographs.
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The collection is open to researchers without restriction.
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[Item], [Box], William Hakanson Collection, Special Collections and University Archives,
Stony Brook University Libraries.
William 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.)
Automatic identification and data capture
Mobile communication systems.
Automatic data collection systems.
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, undated.
AIM USA COACH LEATHER BUSINESS CARD HOLDER. Speaker’s gift, AIM conference, undated.
SHARP EL-470 TRAVEL CLOCK CALCULATOR. Clock and calculator travel set, undated.
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: 1985
SCAN-TECH 1988 DUAL PEN SET. Dual, gray coated pens from the Quill Corporation, 1988.
QUICK RESPONSE 1989 NOTEPAD. Brown leather notepad. Pad reads, “Quick Response 1989,
March 21-22, 1989, Hyatt Regency Hotel, DFW Airport, Dallas,” 1989.
QUICK RESPONSE 1990 LUGGAGE TAG. Brown leather luggage tag. Tag reads, “Quick Response
1990, March 20-21, 1990, Hyatt Regency Hotel, DFW Airport, Dallas,” 1990.
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 (not inclusive)
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