In the retail technology universe, staying up to date means visiting EuroCIS. At the leading trade fair for retail technology, you will not only find the latest products from numerous international exhibitors. In Düsseldorf, you will also have the unique opportunity to find out about the latest trends and developments in the retail industry and exchange ideas directly with industry insiders.
What topics are currently driving the industry? We have identified six Hot Topics that are currently shaping the retail sector in a special way. Immerse yourself in these innovative retail trend topics, discover suitable products and solutions or insightful highlights from our supporting program with presentations and panel discussions.
Become part of the EuroCIS community and keep your finger on the pulse of the latest Hot Topics in the retail technology sector:
Retailers are increasingly focusing on direct contact with their consumers in order to offer them tailored digital experiences. Personalized online recommendations, digital coupons and electronic loyalty cards are becoming a must-have.
Artificial intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are among the key technologies for retail companies in the coming years. They are already providing valuable services today, particularly in terms of data analysis and gaining insights, by supporting sales forecasts, product range planning and pricing.
Mobile payment via smartphone, scan & go options or mobile payment through staff on the sales floor will gain in importance. In addition, the integration of online and offline payment methods will continue to progress in brick-and-mortar retail.
Omnichannel strategies and tools are experiencing a real boom. Services such as Click&Collect and digital loyalty programs are gaining popularity. The seamless customer journey across digital and physical sales channels is expected.
Automated store concepts, cashierless convenience stores, digitalized retail processes – investments in such technologies are booming and demand is on the rise. From Scan & Go to advanced sensor technology and image recognition: this is shaping up to be today's retail landscape.