The seamless luxury retail experience: attracting conscious consumers while deterring criminals

    Millennials and Generation Z are now among the most affluent luxury brand consumers and their digital-led-approach to shopping is influencing global luxury trends. This market also demands personalized and seamless experiences, both in their online and offline activity. Meanwhile, in their consumer preferences, they are highly concerned with sustainability, and are placing increased demands on […]

      How Retailers Can Unlock Maximum Value from Unmanned Stores

      As shoppers return to brick-and-mortar stores, these stores are still facing a whirlpool of challenges – one of them being the change in consumer expectations. Today’s consumers tend to prefer tech-enabled, convenient, personalized, and socially distanced experiences that collectively set the stage for the rise of unmanned stores. The Changing Face of Retail The pandemic […]

        Enhanced safety and security solutions central to modern convenience stores and gas stations

        In the near future, the evidence is clear that the number of electric vehicles (EV) will exceed conventionally fuelled cars. For gas stations, an implication of EV growth is increased visit duration. Even with the progression in rapid charging technology, the process takes longer than filling with fuel, enhancing the opportunity for the gas station […]

          How retailers can safeguard against loss in the retail environment and improve profitability

          As brick and mortar stores continue to face challenges associated with declining footfall compounded by COVID restrictions, many are struggling to meet changing customer demands. Shoppers have come to expect faster and more efficient services which reflect the way they prefer to purchase goods. Implementing these services in store often requires an investment, but you […]

            How retailers can use network audio to level up in-store operations

            We are all used to hearing promotions, call-outs and notifications about closing time when shopping. Speakers in stores have been helpful for decades. But what about network audio, how can retailers benefit from using those instead of traditional speaker systems? And what happens when connecting audio with video? There are a number of ways that […]

              Transforming the shopping mall experience with smart technology

              Since their mid-20th century rise, shopping malls have been shifting and changing to suit consumer habits and needs. Once designed to include a few shops anchored by major department stores, these structures have evolved as destinations for work, lifestyle and play. It’s now not uncommon for shopping malls to be a mix of retail, restaurants, […]