05/12/2018The annual “Global EPOS and Self-Checkout” report care of London-based market research and consulting firm RBR shows what is happening around the globe at self-service checkouts. According to the report, retailers worldwide provided their customers with almost 300,000 self-checkout stations by the end of 2017 – a significant 14% rise over 2016.
20/11/2018With mobile payment, EuroCIS, The Leading Trade Fair for Retail Technology, taking place from 19. To 21. February 2019 in Düsseldorf, will cover a topic experts say will revolutionise retail in coming years. In the wake of the introduction of the contactless debit card in summer 2017 card-based payment processes have noticeably changed in many retail operations.
20/11/20182018 was the first year that EuroCIS set up a dedicated platform for young, innovative companies with a special commitment to the development of state-of-the-art IT systems and solutions in the retail trade. Following its great success last year, the Start-Up Hub at EuroCIS 2019 in Düsseldorf, from 19 to 21 February 2019, will have more companies and also its own programme of talks
13/11/2018If it’s in a store, it can be digitised. That, or something like it, summarises much of the current thinking among a large number of retail bosses as they race to become truly ‘phygital’, seamlessly blending physical stores with online dealings.
08/11/2018Learning corporate applications that use Artificial Intelligence to analyse and interpret huge data volumes better and ever faster are considered a mega trend. They could soon ring in the next level of digitalisation in nearly all sectors of industry. EuroCIS 2019 is a perfect opportunity to take stock of current retail applications.
24/10/2018Many digital tools presented at EuroCIS over the past few years, have become indispensable to retail today. Which in-store media asserted themselves and what is so special about them? And, beyond this, which tools and technologies have great potential for the future?
05/09/2018Trends, inventions and solutions of our day and age +++ concepts for retail tomorrow and the day after +++ the line-up of side events: brainfood at its best!
01/03/2018Multitude of Forward-Looking Innovations fuel Retailers’ Propensity to Invest Mobile Solutions, Self Scanning, Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality determine Customer Journey today
06/12/2017The Digitalisation of Physical Stores is Moving Ahead