Retail of Things - The Journey of IoT in the Universe of Retail

Retail is a tough industry to survive in. The competition is rough, margins are low and customers are demanding. Therefore, retailers have reinvented their game time and again and technology has come to their aid at numerous stages. Sometimes in the form of Data Analytics to understand customer behavior, at times as an AI powered Chatbot to enhance customer brand engagement and now it is Internet of Things (IoT) playing...

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