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Supersmart - Retail Made Right


Supersmart enables consumers to instantly checkout their fully loaded cart while skipping the tedious queuing area, resulting in a fast and convenient purchasing cycle.

Shopify Virtual Reality


Virtual reality shopping experiences running straight from your browser. This proof of concept was made by Shopify's VR team to test the power of WebVR on Shopify stores.

A Trip Through 50 Years of Walmart’s Retail Innovation


Sam Walton once said, “To succeed in this world, you have to change all the time.” Take a look at how the evolution of Walmart has also driven change in retail over the past 50 years.

Inside Alibaba: How New Retail Is Changing Everything


From supermarkets to pop-up stores and beyond, Alibaba is using technology to seamlessly meld and streamline the online and offline shopping experiences.

2017's Most Impactful Retail Transformations in Asia


From artificial intelligence to automatisation and face recognition for payments, China is changing the game in retail. The 5 most disruptive trends from 2017.

GM Marketplace


GM lets customers order their morning coffee with their car. Marketplace is the automotive industry’s first commerce platform for on-demand reservations and purchases of goods and services.

Penny Supermarkets - The Path


This German supermarket’s Christmas ad reminds us that it is time to reconcile. Happy Holidays

Where Apparel Retailers Make the Largest Profit


Which sales channel is more profitable for apparel retailers? Great in-store versus online profitability comparison.

Introducing Amazon AR view


A peek into the future of retail with Amazon AR view lets you view thousands of products in your home, before you buy them.

Here is What Shopping Will Look Like in 2027


We are witnessing a shift in the marketplace unlike what we've ever seen before mediated by IoT and automation.

Microsoft’s vision for digital Retail


From digital experiences that make shopping fun and rewarding, to the productivity and collaboration solutions for outstanding customer service, to the intelligent systems that provide deep insights.

L2 Digital IQ Index: Top Specialty Retail Brands in Digital 2017


The pace of store closures is accelerating. In 2017, retailers are on track to close more stores than in 2015 and 2016 combined. Improving digital performance see offline benefits.

Say Hej to IKEA Place


IKEA Place is our new augmented reality app that lets you virtually “place” IKEA products in your space. It’s a new way to experience IKEA.

Nike - Digital Retail Experience


Nike sought to create a new 'digital' retail experience. An experience which combines retail store, eCommerce and mobile customer journeys – seamlessly.

TIGIR - Technology Innovation Gap In Retail


Most retailers are being outgunned in IT Investment by Amazon, Walmart and others. This IHL First Light video introduces this issue and paves the way for what retailers can do about it.

What 3 Mega Trends are Behind the Evolution of Retail?


What are the global trends right now in the retail world? What is the biggest online shopping day -- and how did it start? How will retail security evolve in the near future?

Lowe’s Bets on Tech Innovation


Exosuits latest tech from Lowe's iLab, plus VR and robots which are still coming

The Mobile Grocery Store Of The Future


Meet Wheelys Moby-Store - The Grocery Store Of The Future Is Mobile, Self-Driving, And Run By AI

Microsoft’s vision for digital Retail


Updated Microsoft view on the future shopping experience - from the digital experiences that make shopping fun and rewarding, to the productivity and collaboration with retail employees.

Meet Pepper, The Robot Ambassador for Retail


Pepper the humanoid robot continues to bring her charm and customer engagement talents to retailers around the country.