Thursday, September 24, 2020

Smart assistants, evolving websites – 8 developments for AI in retail

“A new coat, please,” you say to the store robot, in a bit of a hurry. It notices that you’re in no mood for...

Amazon and Sears, Tales of Two Retailers

My how time flies. In my 2012 post I held some glimmer of hope that Sears would leverage analytics and refocus its resources as...

Ikea: What do shoppers want in artificial intelligence?

Ikea recently launched a survey to gauge how consumers feel about artificial intelligence, and what they are looking for in AI and virtual assistant...

Walmart Is Opening its Own Tech Incubator in Silicon Valley

Like Target and Amazon, Walmart is trying to figure out what the future of retail looks like. The company already bought startups such as Jet.com and clothing store ModCloth to better...

Retail convention features AI technology at center stage

Many retailers continue to struggle to keep up with the disruptions that digital natives have brought to the industry. Companies such as Amazon introduced...

2017: Retail To Get More Chatty

I do love a new year: fresh start – sorely needed after the horrors of 2016 – and the chance to make a ton of predictions...

How retailers are using AI to offer personalized shopping this Christmas

By Rikke Duus , UCL and Mike Cooray , Hult International Business School British consumers are expected to spend £280 ($479) each on gifts over...

Starbucks, Tencent team up and add AI to menu

At the Starbucks Biennial Investor Conference today, the coffee and retail giant revealed some plans for 2017, including a new partnership with Chinese service provider...

Amazon’s grocery store has no checkout line

Amazon unveiled a new physical store on Monday that sells grocery essentials and ready-made meals. But the key selling point is what's missing: checkout...

How AI Is Changing The Retail Experience For Consumers

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is changing everything from marketing to healthcare. And this holiday season is the beginning of the future for how marketers will...






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