Tag: 5G

Others, Tech

Should retailers be investing in the metaverse?

January 24, 2022

Via: Retail Dive

Almost every big technological innovation has its skeptics. Smartphones and social media were no exception. But what’s unique or different about the metaverse is that it’s not a single innovation but the culmination of many that is now propelling it […]

Others, Tech

How 5G Will Power a New Retail Experience

October 25, 2021

Via: Retail TouchPoints

The rollout of 5G has the potential to transform the retail industry by ushering in a new era of connectivity and experience. The advancements it supports should alleviate many of the challenges that retailers have endured during the pandemic. By […]

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Walgreens Tapping 5G to Future-Proof Stores

December 16, 2020

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Verizon Business and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) have entered a multi-year strategic partnership, which will include a rolling deployment of 5G in stores. Verizon will deploy their Network as a Service (NaaS) solution that will deliver an enhanced customer experience […]

Retail Types, Stores

Huawei to open first 3 UK stores creating 100 jobs despite 5G ban

July 20, 2020

Via: Charged

Huawei has announced plans to open its first three physical stores in the UK just a day after the government said it would ban its products from 5G networks. The Chinese smartphone giant has pledged to invest £10 million in […]


View On Emerging Technologies: Is 5G revolutionary for supply chains?

March 5, 2020

Via: SCMR Editorial

Advances in technology and the demand for global connectivity has fueled the proliferation of cellular and IoT devices around the world. As video, IoT connections and mobile data traffic continue to grow, existing networks have become congested, creating significant demand […]


4 ways 5G is set to transform supply chains

October 23, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

As the 5G mobile broadband standard begins to roll out in cities across the world, supply chain and logistics managers who don’t have a strategy already may be behind the curve. Experts expect the impact of 5G to be felt […]

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In-store robots could get smarter with 5G connectivity

August 2, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

The goal of equipping robots with 5G, according to Badger Technologies CEO Tim Rowland, is to make operations more efficient and consistent and to improve customer service. “By alleviating in-store connectivity and processing constraints with 5G, Badger’s multi-purpose robots can […]