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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...

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...

Internet of Banking & Payments: where every device is a payment...

With the impending arrival of the second payment services directive in January, the pressure is on financial institutions to ensure they’re ready for...

Chilean winery PengWine adds IoT marketing to the blend

Premium wine boutique PengWine is looking to establish itself in Asia, using the IOT to deliver marketing innovation that grabs the attention of tipplers. The...

Crunchfish aims to make mobile payments swimmingly easy

Crunchfish is on a mission to make mobile payments as simple as holding a mobile phone next to a card reader.  The trouble with mobile...

Fintech app Glance Pay heralded as ‘the next PayPal’

Canadian startup Glance Pay, launched last year, looks well placed to bring fresh impetus to the fintech market, with its innovative new mobile payment...

Walmart testing autonomous shelf-scanning robots

Following a successful initial trial, multinational retailer Walmart is rolling out its autonomous robots to perform shelf-scanning duties at a further 50 stores. The scale...