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Automation is one of the key trends of the future; robots can perform many tasks. Here we report on which tasks these can be in the retail sector and how robots can be used efficiently.

Thumbnail-Photo: Face Payment in China
19.12.2019   #retail #event

Face Payment in China

The Arrival of Facial Payment Era

According to recent report by Forward, China is currently the largest consumer in the global face recognition device market, thanks to its booming facial payment sector. In 2017, Chinese market accounted for 29.29% of the global total, and will ...

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09.12.2019   #online trading #e-commerce

“Knowledge4Retail”: Artificial intelligence in retail

Web-based knowledge service for robots

The University of Bremen was extremely successful in the innovation competition “Artificial intelligence as a driving force in economically relevant ecosystems” by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. The Bremen project ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Chance for new technologies in retail?
23.10.2019   #digitization #marketing research

Chance for new technologies in retail?

Schwarz Group to work more with the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence in the future

Schwarz Group is intensifying its cooperation with the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) to develop applications for new technologies in the retail sector. It will be the first trading company to belong to a group of 29 ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Shopify to acquire 6 River Systems
17.09.2019   #logistics (software) #warehouse management

Shopify to acquire 6 River Systems

A team of experience in fulfillment software and robotics

Shopify Inc., the leading multi-channel commerce platform, today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire 6 River Systems, Inc., a leading provider of collaborative warehouse fulfillment solutions. In June, Shopify introduced the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Sales assistant Remy talks about strange customers and emotional...
25.07.2019   #customer satisfaction #POS marketing

Sales assistant Remy talks about strange customers and emotional decisions

An interview with a fictitious robot that works in retail

There is a lot of hype surrounding humanoid, socially intelligent robots and what they can do. They are interviewed, filmed and tested. Oftentimes, it’s to find out how consumers feel about the machines and how they are accepted by users and ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Retail service robots – helper or footfall generator?...
22.07.2019   #POS marketing #services

Retail service robots – helper or footfall generator?

Using drag and drop to train the new coworker

Many of us know their faces, even if we have never met them in person. One of these faces belongs to Pepper, the humanoid robot. It has fast become a media star. ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Changing markets: embracing disruption to harvest opportunity...
18.06.2019   #digitization #event

Changing markets: embracing disruption to harvest opportunity

Reporting from the first annual Retail & Brand Experience World Congress in Barcelona

More than 200 industry insiders highlighted the many challenges facing the retail sector today in interesting talks and lectures.Topics included the customer experience, the use of technologies, digital media, omnichannel strategies, personalization ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Robots in retail: producer and salesperson all-in-one at the fully...
15.03.2019   #artificial intelligence #customer retention

Robots in retail: producer and salesperson all-in-one at the fully automated kiosk

Interview with Matthias Krinke, Managing Director of pi4_robotics GmbH

At Berlin’s shopping mall Bikini Berlin, we meet the robot “Gisela”. The robot’s designer Matthias Krinke sat down with us and explained what she can do and revealed what the retail industry can expect from her and her ...

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28.02.2018   #artificial intelligence #EuroCIS

Interactive and autonomous: Robotics and virtual systems for stationary retail

Robots and virtual systems have arrived in retail. Exhibitors and visitors of EuroCIS explain the role they play there.

Robotics, Virtual and Augmented Reality: What are the latest innovations in the field of these cutting-edge retail technologies? And how can these solutions influence the purchasing behaviour of customers now and in the future? The answers can be ...

Thumbnail-Photo: EuroCIS 2018 breaks 13,000 sqm mark
11.12.2017   #event #artificial intelligence

EuroCIS 2018 breaks 13,000 sqm mark

Start-up Hub booked out for première

Following the record edition achieved at the last event in 2016, EuroCIS – the leading trade fair for retail technology – is set to grow again next year, as even now, in mid-December, bookings for net exhibition space are exceeding the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: How to build a chatbot: iAdvize launches Bot Builder for retailers...
07.08.2017   #customer satisfaction #customer relationship management

How to build a chatbot: iAdvize launches Bot Builder for retailers

Businesses can now create their own chatbots for online customer service

iAdvize, a European leader in online customer service, has launched a chatbot builder for omnichannel and pure play retailers. The Bot Builder allows businesses to create their own branded chatbots to automate part of their customer service ...

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01.07.2017   #e-commerce #personnel management

Robots and automated processes are the future of warehouse logistics

Staff shortages and the e-commerce boom call for all resources

When e-commerce retailers sell products every few seconds, it creates enormous challenges for their logistics processes. Sufficient qualified staff is currently not available to handle these tasks. This is why automated resources such as driverless ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Spotlight on innovation: technological eye candy in the halls...
29.03.2017   #printers #visual merchandising

Spotlight on innovation: technological eye candy in the halls

Highlights shown in our photo gallery

EuroShop 2017 presented a vast variety of technological innovations. Exhibitors introduced POS solutions, which will impact design, day-to-day operations and even customer service. We are presenting some of these highlights in our photo ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Robot assists shoppers at Saturn in Germany
11.11.2016   #services #robotics

Robot assists shoppers at Saturn in Germany

Care-O-bot 4 celebrates its première

In January 2015, Fraunhofer IPA presented a prototype of the “Care-O-bot 4” service robot. The charming helper is now proving its worth in the real world. “Paul” the robot has been greeting customer in Saturn-Markt Ingolstadt ...

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PiXanta TeleRetail GmbH
PiXanta TeleRetail GmbH
Wildenbruchstrasse 35
40545 Düsseldorf
Technische Universität Ilmenau
Technische Universität Ilmenau
Ehrenbergstraße 29
98693 Ilmenau
EUROEXPO Messe- und Kongress-GmbH
EUROEXPO Messe- und Kongress-GmbH
Joseph-Dollinger-Bogen 9
80807 München
Tokinomo
23-25 Negustori Street, 2nd floor
023952 Bucharest
TeleRetail AG
TeleRetail AG
Technopole 10
3960 Sierre
Softbank Robotics Europe
43, rue du Colonel Pierre Avia
75015 Paris