IoT in Retail

IoT in Retail

Target opens pop-up smart home store to promote IoT technologies

US retail giant Target is introducing a concept smart home store to give consumers some hands-on experience with new IoT products coming to market. Target,...

Asos chairman Brian McBride: IoT in retail a slow-burner

Asos chairman and former Amazon.co.uk CEO Brian McBride looks at the future of retail technology in an exclusive interview with Internet of Business, and...

Amazon Go will bring the great shoplifter experience to customers

IoB Insiders – Nick Lansley says retailers must concentrate on reducing the friction for shoppers, using the example of the new Amazon Go store, if...

Here’s your top ten IoT articles from Internet of Business in...

From job losses to smart home store openings, Twitter heroes to game-changing start-ups, for the love of node(.j)s here's our top 10 most read...

Barclays pours investment into new IoT beer pump

British multinational bank, Barclays, has created a self-pouring IoT beer pump that allows users to pay with a touch of their contactless card or...

Are you being served? Robots can secure the future of our...

Ryan Wu, deputy general manager at Qihan, discusses the increasing use of robots and AI, and how this revolution could be of significant benefit to...

Retailers prepare for dogfight as Amazon completes first drone delivery

Amazon has completed its first commercial drone delivery, taking place in Cambridge, United Kingdom, and going from warehouse to delivery in just 13 minutes. The...

Dixons Carphone partners with SSE to take smart home mainstream

Dixons Carphone, the biggest electronics and mobile phones retailer in Europe, and British energy supplier SSE are partnering in a bid to make smart...

Retailers aren’t ‘Luddites’ they just struggle with IoT strategy, says Zebra...

Most retailers do not have an Internet of Things (IoT) strategy in the true sense of the term, instead they have a plan to achieve greater visibility...

Amazon Go looks to IoT to eliminate queues at the checkout

Sensors coupled with machine learning and cameras at the new Amazon Go store in Seattle could mean the end of workers at the till. Online...

It’s time for retailers to wake-up – and embrace the Amazon...

IoB Insiders The Internet of Things has crept up on consumers quietly. For all the talk of a "smart home" and "connected devices", several...

Retailers “overly optimistic” about Internet of Things, finds report

According to a report published recently, retailers believe in the benefits of connected technology, but only a few firms are actually making investments. The report,...