Tag: Robotics

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Currys trials in-store robots to help customers navigate product ranges

January 19, 2023

Via: Charged

Electricals retailer Currys is trialling in-store robots to help customers navigate its product ranges more easily. In partnership with Leeds based technology company UXG, the trial will see four Currys stores, including one of its flagships in Birmingham, introduce ‘KettyBot’. […]

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NextGen Supply Chain Virtual Conference Brings Together Industry Leaders

November 9, 2021

Via: SCMR Editorial

On November 2-4, 2021, the NextGen Supply Chain Conference, presented by Supply Chain Management Review, brought together an impressive lineup of more than 400 industry leaders for three days of interactive presentations and case studies that covered state-of-the-art innovation and […]


Your next c-store online order may be delivered by a robot

October 8, 2021

Via: RetailWire

A number of grocery stores and tech vendors have piloted delivery robots over the last few years, some autonomous, some remote controlled. Now one company is looking at the convenience store space as the sweet spot. Robotics startup Tortoise is […]


Will COVID-19 quicken drone delivery’s flight to retail?

June 9, 2020

Via: RetailWire

In recent years, articles on drones have been filled with complaints about their noise, spying capacity and threat to planes. In the last few months, they’ve been hailed as heroes amid the pandemic. In China and many European countries, drones […]

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Is the future of retailing going dark?

June 3, 2020

Via: RetailWire

As we move into a new phase of the coronavirus crisis, it’s clear that delivery, click and collect/BOPIS and curbside pickup are here to stay. These options were slowly picking up speed already, but recent events have given them an […]

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Are Consumers Willing To Shop In A Robotic Grocery Experience?

June 29, 2017

Via: The Retail TouchPoints Blog

The Amazon acquisition of Whole Foods is top-of-mind in retail and on Wall Street. Every retail and business expert has weighed in on the business implications of the pending merger. But what about consumers? In an opinion piece last week, […]

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Robotics And Automation Technology Are The Keys To Disrupting The Logistics Industry

April 12, 2016

Via: Innovative Retail Technologies News

Traditional supply chains will experience radical transformation by 2025, with automation increasingly driving supply chain efficiencies, according to the second annual MHI industry report. The study found that innovations including predictive analytics, 3D printing and wearable technologies are altering the […]