Here is how iot brings a disruption into the retail industry

KANTI S | December 16, 2018

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As you enter, your smartphone pings, and you open it to find a map, showing your location and the location of the jeans display shelves. You walk over to them, try them on, and put them in your shopping bag. A robot rolls up and intercepts, inquiring if you need any help finding anything else. The robot takes you to a shoe display, as your requests, and finds your size on the display. When you have done shopping, you leave the store and your items are scanned by sensors and as you leave your shopping list is added up and the final price is then deduced from your mobile payment app. Since you are a regular shopper, you receive an automatic discount. The process is completed when, the shelf where you picked up the jeans, takes a note of the purchase and sends that information to a back-end inventory system for the retail-in-house manager to re-stock.

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