Retail AR Update
AR in-store is starting to look more useful and potentially mass market. Here’s an update on retail AR announcements.
Retail sets sights on AI and Computer Vision
Facial recognition technology is being developed to identify customers thoughts and emotions.
Is BOPIS innovation going to save the legacy store?
JDA reports BOPIS might “save” the brick-and-mortar store with omnichannel retail approaches the key for survival.
Alibaba finds it’s voice.
Alibaba has released a new Voice First system called Tmall Genie named after the company’s e-commerce platform Tmall.
Comeback in-store for kiosks?
Retailers are still turning to kiosks to create connected stores, despite their cost and outdated technology.
RFID back as the future of retail technology?
Retailers are turning their attention back to RFID technology for seamless in-store and online inventory accuracy.
Amazon acquires Whole Foods
Amazon purchased Whole Foods merging the divide between the online and in-store shopping experience for consumers.
What does Apple’s WWDC mean for retail innovation?
Apple held its WWDC and announced updates that will improve consumers mobile and retail experiences.
Delivery robots the future of last-mile?
Customer demands are reshaping last-mile delivery resulting in a raft of innovations by retailers leveraging technology.