IoT in Retail

IoT in Retail

AtYourGate: Mobile app shopping takes off at airports

NEWSBYTE: Travellers, flight crews, and personnel at San Diego International Airport (SAN), will be able to use a new mobile app to order food...

Retail IoT: Co-op adopts smartphone checkout tech in stores

Shoppers at Co-op supermarkets will soon be able to checkout their own purchases via their smartphones, in a bid to avoid time-consuming queues. A new...

How IoT, smart supply chains can avert global food crisis

Jason Kay, CCO of IMS Evolve, explains the role that digitisation and smart supply chains are playing in transforming the cold food chain to help...

“Monolithic supply chains are dead”: Q&A with JDA CEO, Girish Rishi

Monolithic supply chains are dead, says Girish Rishi, CEO of JDA Software. Companies must now be bold enough to reinvent themselves and focus on...

Retail IoT: Shoppers demand AI, VR, and a better fit online

Smart choices: Consumers want closer integration between online and in-store shopping experiences, according to a new survey published today. The Future of Retail report...

Retail IoT: Why Vodafone’s digital fitting rooms are a good fit...

Chris Middleton reports on how the latest retail application of digital mirrors reflects a shift towards customer engagement and smart supply chains on the...

Virtuosys launches Edge Application Platform

Edge services provider Virtuosys has launched an Edge Application Platform, which it claims will improve the economics and efficiency of delivering mobile or multi-access...

Amazon Go store previews the future of retail in Seattle

At the new Amazon Go store in Seattle, the retail giant is attempting to change the way we shop. No more waiting in line,...

Samsung unveils IoT tech for pop-up retail spaces

Samsung aims to help retailers deliver a connected experience to customers, even in temporary 'pop-up' stores. Pop-up stores enable retailers to test out new markets...

San Francisco curbs sidewalk-hogging delivery robots

Regulations limiting the number of delivery robots permitted on sidewalks have been passed, as activists push back against the rise of delivery automation startups. When...

Alibaba and Ford team up on connected car experiences

Alibaba and Ford have teamed up to explore ways that connected tech can be used to transform customer experiences in the automotive industry. With the...

Ocado’s robots offer ‘safe pair of hands’ for packing shopping

Online retailer Ocado has developed a robotic system capable of packing bags with all the care and dexterity of a human.  UK-based online grocery retailer...