Amazon Go, Ebay and The Internet of Stores
Two internet giants have launched store concepts that use the power of the internet to radically alter the way customers shop.
B8ta and Saks - merging Physical/Digital in-store
There is much talk of merging on and offline worlds in-store, here are two very different approaches from US retailers.
The Sunglass Memory Mirror screen technology
Neiman Marcus launches a mirror screen so that customers can try on different styles of sunglasses.
Chiltern Railways beacon driven automatic ticketing
Train company pilots beacon driven automatic ticketing to track passengers and bill them via beacons and an App.
NFC is used by Malibu to connect bottles
Coconut rum brand embraces IoT by rolling out 40,000 NFC enabled connected bottles across the UK.
Mobile payments are intergerated at Walgreens
Walgreens is the first to integrate its loyalty scheme with mobile payments so users can pay and manage via mobile.
The contactless wearable payment ring
NFCRing Inc. introduces a contactless wearable payment ring allowing users to complete purchases by holding it to a terminal.
NRC's flagship Innovation Experience Room
A German bank is the first to install NCR's Innovation Experience Room, so customers and staff can try VR and 3D printing.
Are electronic shelf labels going to take off?
German Hypermarket group Kaufland has introduced electronic shelf labels to its stores which will include NFC ability.