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Title:
ARTICLE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, AND CONTROL METHOD AND CONTROL PROGRAM THEREFOR
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2014/136559
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
This device relates to an information processing device which efficaciously counts articles of a plurality of types which are exhibited upon exhibit shelves in the depth direction, for each type. An information processing device comprises: an exhibit number acquisition unit which acquires exhibit number information of articles, using an article presence sensor which is disposed upon an exhibit shelf whereupon the articles are placed; an article identification unit which acquires article identification information whereby it is possible to identify article types on the basis of an image which is acquired by photographing the exhibit shelf; and an exhibit recognition unit which recognizes how many articles are exhibited, on the basis of the exhibit number information and the article identification information.

Inventors:
NOMURA Toshiyuki (7-1 Shiba 5-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 01, 〒1088001, JP)
IWAMOTO Kota (7-1 Shiba 5-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 01, 〒1088001, JP)
HIGA Kyota (7-1 Shiba 5-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 01, 〒1088001, JP)
OHASHI Keishi (7-1 Shiba 5-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 01, 〒1088001, JP)
HATTORI Wataru (7-1 Shiba 5-chome, Minato-k, Tokyo 01, 〒1088001, JP)
Application Number:
JP2014/053637
Publication Date:
September 12, 2014
Filing Date:
February 17, 2014
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Assignee:
NEC CORPORATION (7-1 Shiba 5-chome, Minato-ku Tokyo, 01, 〒1088001, JP)
International Classes:
G06M11/00; G06Q30/06; G06Q50/28
Foreign References:
JP2001088912A2001-04-03
JP2010504598A2010-02-12
JP2010052915A2010-03-11
JP2002024249A2002-01-25
JP2001258993A2001-09-25
JP2002347909A2002-12-04
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
KATO Takashi (Kagurazaka Technos Bldg. 5F, 4 Tsukiji-machi, Shinjuku-k, Tokyo 18, 〒1620818, JP)
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