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Barcodes have been the mainstay of the consumer world for close to 40 years, first used on a food product in 1974...
ARMONK, N.Y., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Inventors Hall of Fame today announced it will induct retired IBMer (NYSE: IBM) Norman Joseph Woodland for his contribution to the invention of the Universal Product Code (UPC).
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).