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A Review of Ecommerce Expo, London Olympia, UK September 2019

Posted by Thomas Andersson on

Ecommerce Expo, 26 Sep, 2019 Olympia, London, United Kingdom STIQs verdict (of 5 possible): Event link: Ecommerce Expo EcommerceExpo is collocated with two other shows in the Olympia trade show halls in West London and frequently has a queue of people outside waiting to get in. This year we were invited to participate in one of the many ongoing presentations at the show. While these are frequently overcrowded, the talk we participated in was perhaps only 40% full (audience). I was invited to talk about ecommerce fulfilment robotics when the other panellists were talking about PUDO which may have been...

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Immersive retail? Our next In-Depth report...

Posted by Thomas Andersson on

#Vcommerce #AugmentedReality #ArtificialIntelligence Our next in-deth retail technology sector report will look at developments in "immersive retail". Due to its young age, immersive retail is a diffuse concept overlapping several different well-defined technologies, including Holograms, Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Mixed Reality, Smartphones, Headsets, 3D Television sets, and much more. What is common is that innovation in the immersive retail space accelerated following the launch of smartphones in 2007. The ecosystem of software that has to emerge for immersive retail to work as ideally as we think it should (watch this space for a definition) are pentiful. For retailers to create...

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