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Smart Retail Quarterly Update 2Q 2018

The second quarter of 2018 saw some interesting developments which will have long-lasting effects on the retail sector. GDPR came into effect in Europe, new players emerged in the checkout-free retail race, and e-commerce retailers expanded overseas. ABI Research’s Smart Retail Quarterly Update for 2Q 2018 explores the biggest trends which have continued and emerged over the period. The three-month summary takes a look at augmented reality, artificial intelligence, robotics, and computer vision, and the effect these technologies will have on the heavily disrupted retail sector.

Table of Contents:

  • Smart Retail Quarterly Update, 2Q 2018: Main Trends
  • Key Competitor Activity and Suggested Reading
  • Retail AI, Robotics, and Computer Vision Use Cases
  • Key AI, Computer Vision, and Robotics Providers
  • Key Augmented Reality Use Cases and Providers
  • Checkout-Free Retail: Key Players
  • Smart Retail Issues and Challenges
  • Disruptive Threats
  • Recommendations for Smart Retail Technology Providers
  • Recommendations for Smart Retailers