The role of IP audio and video analytics in modern retail

    As another UK and Irish lock down slowly comes to a conclusion with an impressive vaccine roll-out ably assisted by retailers and the brilliant work by key workers to reduce the threat of Covid-19, the government have given us a glimpse of when and under what restrictions, non-essential brick and mortar retail may open and […]

      Using video surveillance to reduce retail shrinkage

      With competition from online retailers and changes to in-store shopping habits, securing profit margin is becoming more important than ever. Loss of inventory through theft – either by employees or customers – can represent a significant challenge to retailers. In fact, European retailers lose roughly €49bn a year from shrinkage, while in the US this […]

        Access control in retail: scalability and security in a unified solution

        The retail landscape is constantly shifting, and retailers are seeking to both optimize their offering to fit the changing needs of the market and increase efficiencies in their own operations. The connection of devices and technologies through the Internet of Things (IoT) has brought with opportunity to create numerous new functionalities, allowing retailers to apply […]

          How network audio supports retailers – today and tomorrow

          Faced with a challenging retail landscape, providing a superior customer experience is key to attracting shoppers. I’ve seen that retailers can directly influence this by changing different aspects of the store environment, such as the display areas, layouts and adding services. Although often overlooked, audio plays a critical role here; not only in creating the […]

            The flexible advantages of cloud security to help retailers post-lockdown

            Morphean’s retail segment lead, Andy Martin, explains how hosted security solutions can help the retail industry unlock intelligence and improve operations. The COVID-19 pandemic has added to the challenges already being faced by many retailers. As infection rates slowly decrease and businesses open their doors once more, there is much to consider. With staff and […]