Tag Archives: Retail

Is Artificial Intelligence the solution to Growing Retail Industry?

Earlier this week, Frost and Sullivan released their 2017 Global Artificial Intelligence Opportunities in Retail. The research was conducted with a series of industries connected via growth partnership service; the study focuses on commercial viability and impact of retail applications for AI, either through integration with existing workflows or by creating new ones. It also explores strategies for navigating artificial intelligence (AI) as a retail or information technology (IT) vendor, and the imperative for both to adopt a data-focused mind set. The study considered vital market players including Amazon, Ocado, and IBM. The study reveals that AI applications such as chat bots, marketing, and supply chain optimization and will help strengthen customer relationships and create growth opportunities. read more

Share
Posted in Magazine | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Is Artificial Intelligence the solution to Growing Retail Industry?

The Future of Retail in GCC – RECon Forum Jeddah

RECon Forum Jeddah

Retail business in the GCC region is rapidly growing accompanied with swift changes in regulations and competition. This year, the Middle East Council of Shopping Centres (MECSC) and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce will be holding the RECon Forum Jeddah –  first to be hosted by MECSC – from 7th to 8th May.  The forum is held under the theme “Retail of the Future – Saudi Vision 2013”; the event is under the patronage of HRH Prince Mishaal bin Majed Al Saud, The Governor of Jeddah and in association with Jeddah Chamber, Jeddah Tourism Development Council and Saudi Commission for Tourism & National Heritage. read more

Share
Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Future of Retail in GCC – RECon Forum Jeddah

Middle East Council of Shopping Centres conducts the “John T. Riordan Global School for Retail Real Estate Professionals”

JTR starts from 16th until 20th of April at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, DIFC – Dubai, UAE. read more

Share
Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Middle East Council of Shopping Centres conducts the “John T. Riordan Global School for Retail Real Estate Professionals”

Zebra Study: Seven in Ten Retailers to Invest in IoT Technologies to Revolutionize Customer Experience

By 2021, smart technologies to provide shoppers with new levels of personalization, speed and convenience read more

Share
Posted in Magazine | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Zebra Study: Seven in Ten Retailers to Invest in IoT Technologies to Revolutionize Customer Experience