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Artificial Intelligence in Retail

Artificial intelligence (AI) is everywhere, and it has an impact on all our lives. However, years of bold proclamations have resulted in AI becoming overhyped, with reality often falling short of the world-altering promises. The coming years will be more about practical uses of AI, as businesses ensure they get their money’s worth by using AI to address specific use cases. Retail Insight Network’s artificial intelligence in retail dashboard covers all you need to know about this emerging technology and its impact on the sector.

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AI Deals Activity in the Retail Sector

Retail Insight Network’s artificial intelligence deal tracker in the retail sector monitors deals involving artificial intelligence or similar technologies over the past nine quarters.

AI Deals in the Retail Sector: Q2 2019 – Q2 2021

51 Venture Financing

Total Value US$m: 1,703.4
YOY Change: 671.5%

16 Acquisition

Total Value US$m: 1,636
YOY Change: -75.8%

10 Partnership

Total Value US$m: NA
YOY Change: -

9 Debt Offering

Total Value US$m: 19,000
YOY Change: -

4 Equity Offering

Total Value US$m: 29,795
YOY Change: -100%

3 Merger

Total Value US$m: 454
YOY Change: -

1 Asset Transaction

Total Value US$m: NA
YOY Change: -

AI Driven Innovation in the Retail Sector

To best track the emergence and use of artificial intelligence in retail, Retail Insight Network tracks patents filings and grants as well as companies that hold most patents in the field of artificial intelligence.

Number of patents in AI in the Retail Sector: 2001 - 2021

Artificial intelligence patents tracker in the retail sector monitors the patents filings and grants over the past two decades.

Top holders of patents in AI in the Retail Sector: 2001 - 2021

Retail Insight Network patent ownership data monitors the companies that hold most artificial intelligence patents in the sector.

Number of AI Mentions in Filings in the Retail Sector: 2016-2021

Retail Insight Network tracks thousands of companies and their annual and quarterly filings. Our analysis tracks the mention of artificial intelligence in those filings over the past five years.

AI Versus Top 5 Themes in Retail

Retail Insight Network compares artificial intelligence mentions in filings versus mentions of other technology themes in filings data over the past five years.

Top 10 Companies with AI Mentions in Filings

Retail Insight Network tracks which retail companies mention artificial intelligence in filings most over the past five years.

AI Jobs Insights in the Retail Sector

Retail Insight Network monitors live retail company jobs postings mentioning artificial intelligence or those requiring similar technology skills.

AI Job Trends in the Retail Sector

Jobs postings by retail companies mentioning artificial intelligence over the recent past. AI jobs tracker in the retail sector looks at jobs posted, closed and active in the sector.

Most Active Retail Companies with AI Jobs

Retail Insight Network’s retail jobs tracker lists retail companies with most artificial intelligence jobs posted in the recent past.

AI Influencer Activity in the Retail Sector

Retail Insight Network tracks the mentions of artificial intelligence by pre-identified retail sector influencer on Twitter. The graph indicates the volume of tweets and influencers mentioning AI through recent months.