Category Archives: Internet of Things (IOT)

Emerging Application Areas for IoT in the Consumer Retail Industry

Internet of Things is the talk of the town over in construction, manufacturing, healthcare, transportation and home automation. But we are yet to fully tap into the potential of IoT driven solutions to trigger disruption in and deliver value to the consumer retail industry. Enabling smart attributes and inter-connectivity to store assets can have a … Continue reading Emerging Application Areas for IoT in the Consumer Retail Industry

IoT for Consumer Retail – List of Top Companies & Solutions

We’ve compiled a list some of the most prominent companies providing IoT solutions to consumer retailer brands.  Let’s take a look:  1. Qliktag Qliktag IoT Connected Smart Products Platform allows brands and manufactures to assign a QLIKTAG or internet identifier to everyday consumer products and allows them to participate in the Internet of Things.  Enabling … Continue reading IoT for Consumer Retail – List of Top Companies & Solutions

How Connected Technology Breathes Life into Brick and Mortar Retail

Brick and mortar retail is not dead nor dying. There are some things we love about brick and mortar retail outlets which online retail cannot compensate for. Using our senses to make decisions and being able to touch, smell, see and experience products cannot be replicated online. However, the brick and mortar retail experience could … Continue reading How Connected Technology Breathes Life into Brick and Mortar Retail

How Brands Implement IoT Enabled Digital Product Warranty

Traditional warranty management techniques are progressively moving over the internet. With smart products emerging in all industry sectors, digital product warranty activation is the way to move forward for brands. By allowing end customers to digitally activate their product warranty through web or mobile based applications, brands can enable other product-related business opportunities like ownership … Continue reading How Brands Implement IoT Enabled Digital Product Warranty

How Smart Products are Shaping Today’s Consumer Retail

Automation, smarter systems, and processes are emerging in almost all aspects of CPG retail. With consumer retail technology undergoing dynamic shifts to the digital, everyday objects are turning into smart objects. A Smart Product is a product that maintains information about itself and the context to enable new digital processes and capabilities. Everyday products can … Continue reading How Smart Products are Shaping Today’s Consumer Retail

How IoT Can Help Logistics Companies Mitigate Millions of Dollars in Spoilage & Waste

The entire global supply chain is evolving rapidly with regards to technology. Gartner forecasts that over 20.4 billion connected things will be in use worldwide by 2020. Moreover, Gartner further predicts that more than half of major new business processes will incorporate some element of IoT. Supply chain ecosystems are one of the biggest beneficiaries … Continue reading How IoT Can Help Logistics Companies Mitigate Millions of Dollars in Spoilage & Waste

IoT Enabled Smart Clothing Can Fight Counterfeiting

Contemporary fashion is undergoing a transformation. We are increasingly witnessing all industry sectors shift towards the digital. And fashion is no stranger to technology. Counterfeiting has become a global menace. We have already discussed how IoT is helping companies like HP fight counterfeiting. But the fashion industry is trickier. Counterfeiting and fake products manufacturing are … Continue reading IoT Enabled Smart Clothing Can Fight Counterfeiting