AIM Mission & Vision Enhanced
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Posted by: Cynthia Troup
Mission & Vision Enhanced
Board Adopts Guidelines for Future Growth
Township, PA – June 13, 2013 – As AIM, the industry
association and worldwide authority on barcode, RFID, RTLS and mobile
computing, celebrates its 40th anniversary year, AIM’s Board of
Directors recently emphasized their commitment to the continued growth of the
industry and its members around the globe by adopting mission and vision
statements which best address AIM’s current industry standing and future
In 2012, AIM convened an international task force of
executives who represented AIDC industry leaders, including Motorola Solutions,
BlueStar, CDO Technologies, BloodCenter of Wisconsin, FLEXcon, Evanhoe &
Associates, Inc., and Zebra Technologies.
Through their work, AIM’s Mission Statement – As the unbiased resource for
networking, education, advocacy and standards, AIM will help its members grow
their businesses by fostering the effective use of Automatic Identification and
Data Capture (AIDC) solutions – was chosen.
Following an extensive strategic planning process and
the recommendations of the task force, the Boards representing both AIM, Inc.
and AIM North America also adopted an enhanced Vision Statement – Advancing
the effective use of automatic identification and data capture – to provide opportunities within the industry dedicated to new
innovations and technologies that affect the global marketplace.
"At AIM, we know that both
existing and future AIDC technologies will enable significant return on
investment and real value for global enterprises as they pursue business
process improvements that impact the bottom line, no matter the vertical
market,” said Chuck Evanhoe, AIM Inc., Chairman and President of Evanhoe &
Associates, Inc. "It was our intention
to show that AIM is poised to adapt to the ever-changing needs of our members
and the industry.”
For 40 years, AIM has served as the association and
worldwide authority on automatic identification, data collection and networking
in a mobile environment. AIM members are manufacturers, distributors, resellers
and end-users of bar code, RFID, RTLS and mobile computing solutions. AIM is
dedicated to accelerating the growth and use of Automatic Identification and
Mobility technologies and services around the world. Visit us online at www.aimglobal.org.