retail technology

Interview: The power and potential of Point-of-Sale systems

Times remain tough for bricks and mortar outlets. The fallout from Brexit and Covid continues to result in mass closures…

Limited delivery networks spell limited sales for retailers

Omnichannel fulfillment provider OneRail has released a report on 2024 shipping fulfilment goals for the retail industry. Surveying 350 managers…

Amazon introduces new AI-powered shopping assistant

Amazon has unveiled Rufus, an AI-powered shopping assistant designed to revolutionise the shopping experience for its customers. Rufus is equipped…

How live shopping is reshaping retail dynamics  

Over the past couple years, live commerce has surged at an unexpected pace, forever changing retail across platforms. Live shopping…

Rising shoplifting threats meet biometric solutions 

The retail sector has seen a surge of late in shoplifting. You only need to log onto the social media…

Why Christmas season is the time for retailers to stand out with CGI   

Silly season is well in play, and consumers are scrolling online to make last-minute Christmas purchases. In spite of threats…

Interview: Combatting network outages in retail

Online retailers know that having a digital presence for consumers to access is all well and good, until there is…

Waitrose invests in AI for personalised online shopping

By integrating a new suite of AI-driven tools, UK-based supermarket retailer Waitrose is aiming to improve its online search and…

A new frontier for eCommerce search tools

The global Business-to-Consumer (B2C) eCommerce market size will be valued at $6.5tn in 2023 and is expected to grow at…

US grocery workforce concerned about in-store technologies

Insights firm Incisiv and retail solutions provider Wynshop have revealed findings from a report titled State of the Industry: How…