As the 21st century gets into gear, people everywhere are experiencing what is now recognised as the fourth industrial revolution. Digitalisation in particular is having a huge impact on us all, touching every aspect of our daily lives. Technology never sleeps – and each day brings new advances. Because we humans are curious, creative, and inventive.
Technology is also revolutionising every area of retail, with increasingly short innovation cycles. And it plays a crucial role in communication with customers, too. The sheer dynamic of these developments makes EuroCIS a must for exhibitors and visitors alike. Once a year, every year.
A new study from Juniper Research has found that global retailer spending on AI will reach 7.3 billion dollars per annum by 2022, up from an estimated 2 billion dollars in 2018, as retailers target new avenues to increase personalisation of the customer experience.
For the third time, there will be guided tours for visitors at EuroCIS 2018, The Leading Trade Fair for Retail Technology, from 27 February to 1 March 2018 in Düsseldorf. Those very successful tours will be organised in German and in English.
Shoppers hoping to bag a bargain are much less likely to go through with their purchases if they are using phones and tablets to buy goods online. This is because consumers often worry they are not seeing the full picture on a mobile app or that they could be missing out on special offers or overlooking hidden costs, according to new research.
New research indicates that retailers deploying in-store mobile successfully are seeing a sales growth of upwards of 146 percent. Retailers suffering flat or declining sales can boost their brick and mortar store performance by implementing mobile devices and apps.
ONEm is launching a unique digital currency called “m” in collaboration with top cryptocurrency technologists. Hundreds of millions of people who have been left out of this digital revolution will be able to mine, trade and use a cryptocurrency for the very first time.
Latest Global Commerce Review findings show that 71 percent of mobile sales take place within well-designed mobile browsers and shopping apps. Criteo discovers that personalized cross-device strategies are paramount to offering a persuasive mobile shopping experience and increasing the conversion rate.
Online sales manager, market research analyst, data scientist and social media manager are among the best jobs in retail. New technologies offer room for further specialization in the retail jobs sector.
Touch screens and video walls, VR glasses and interactive mirrors: digital technologies for sales promotion can be found in ever more retail stores. Such tools make shopping at the POS both more informative and entertaining, and seamlessly link offline with online retail. At EuroCIS 2018 in Düsseldorf the exhibitors will present the latest solutions.
From warehouse automation to artificial intelligence at the POS: Robotic solutions are of increasing importance for retailers. Innovative robotic and IT applications specifically for retail will be on show at EuroCIS 2018.
The team of iXtenso – Magazine for Retailers will be there in Düsseldorf for the five days of EuroCIS from Feb 27th till Mar 1st to catch the most innovative trends of retail technology industry. All...
SES-imagotag and Panasonic Business announce partnership, a major step in its strategy towards creating dedicated digital retail solutions for omnichannel commerce Panasonic and SES-imagotag believe...
Whether the exhibitors and visitors of EuroCIS 2018 know this David Bowie quote or not, they put it into practice in their day-to-day working life. They know that: EuroCIS has become the leading trade fair for retail technology within a century because
no other trade fair is as up-to-the-minute in showcasing the dynamic technological developments in retail
no other trade fair presents such a comprehensive view of IT for retail in all its forms and functions.
This is why EuroCIS has been growing exponentially for years. So be there when EuroCIS 2018 takes its next step into the future. Your future.
EuroCIS: Growth, Growth, Growth.
Exhibitors, visitors, space - the three most important indicators of success always show that EuroCIS is on the up, and this was particularly the case in 2013, 2015 and 2016. A sign of technology’s rapidly increasing relevance in retail. Proof of EuroCIS’s effectiveness as a business platform.
More exhibitors: Over 33% more visitors in 2016 as compared to the previous year!
More space: Scaling up to 1,600 m2 and 1,700 m2!
More professional visitors: An increase of 18% in 2016 in comparison to the previous year!
Spotlight on Next Generation Retail Technology
Online pitch of the Retail Tech Innovators
The EuroCIS START-UP HUB will take place for the first time this year. Meet tomorrow's players online now and find out what EuroCIS start-ups will have in their luggage. New start-ups are added weekly. Stay tuned!
“What sounds like a fairy tale today, may be tomorrow’s reality.” This phrase from a German science-fiction series perfectly encapsulates the dynamic pace of technological change in retailing. Read the latest news from the industry.
Retail of the future: technologies for a smart customer journey
The customer is the focus of tomorrow's Customer Journey. Retailers can use interactive, virtual and personalized offers to attract and inspire customers at home, especially in the digital age. We have tried out the latest technologies in the GS1 Knowledge Center in Cologne. See for yourself!