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Funmaii plans to build cashless retail ecosystem

Malaysian convenience store concept Funmaii aims to become a major player in the cashless retail ecosystem.

Apple Japan to launch store in Shinjuku

Apple Japan will launch its seventh store in the Shinjuku ward of Tokyo next month.

Blockchain: Taking the pain out of supply chains

Blockchain technology has many benefits to offer the retail industry, especially in a supply chain setting.

7-Eleven Thailand to introduce AI in 11,000 stores

7-Eleven Thailand is to roll out advanced AI technology, including facial recognition of employees and customers, across 11,000 stores.

Alibaba, university create AI technology for fashion retailers

Students from Hong Kong’s PolyU have partnered with Alibaba to develop AI technology for fashion retailers.

Alibaba, university create AI technology for fashion retailers

Students from Hong Kong’s PolyU have partnered with Alibaba to develop AI technology for fashion retailers.

QR codes make cashless payments quick and easy for small retailers

As demand for cashless payments grows one service provider has launched a system which saves retailers the cost of physical terminals.

‘Bleak future’ ahead for video retailers without streaming services

Music and video retailers face a bleak future without streaming service revenues, according to a report by GlobalData.

Red packets lure Chinese shoppers in Europe

Lagardere Travel Retail and Phoceis used red packets and VR to get Chinese travellers shopping with WeChat over Lunar New Year.

Remote payments rising, says Juniper Research

Consumers will spend more than US$3.3 trillion this year on remote payments for purchases, says Juniper Research.

Remote payments rising, says Juniper Research

Consumers will spend more than US$3.3 trillion this year on remote payments for purchases, says Juniper Research.

Remote payments rising, says Juniper Research

Consumers will spend more than US$3.3 trillion this year on remote payments for purchases, says Juniper Research.