The “Next-Gen” shopping experience will rely on a solid data foundation

Posted by Chris Wiegand on 5/31/18 9:20 AM

IBM

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Retail has endured a turbulent time. The past decades have seen a painful shift from traditional brick-and-mortar to the online shopping experience. Driven in no small extent by a desire for instant gratification; tech-native Millennials have demanded personalization, speed, and frictionless online shopping experiences. And while this has fueled innovation and the development of mobile, web and IoT technologies, it has also seen the closure of retail stores and malls dominate the headlines.

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Topics: IoT, location-aware technologies, indoor intelligence, retail

Chris Wiegand

Written by Chris Wiegand

Chris co-founded Jibestream with a vision to create an indoor mapping platform that intersects real-time data with business rules to improve efficiency, productivity and engagement. When he isn’t working, you’ll find him taking in a cross-fit class, enjoying delicious vegan cuisine, or at the lake with his family and their two dogs.