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Harvey Norman first to launch Microsoft Synchronized Shopping software

Harvey Norman has become the world’s first retailer to launch a new AI-powered retail software concept the Microsoft Synchronized Shopping solution.

Singapore startup Tuzo wants to help retailers hyper-personalise stores

Singaporean tech startup Tuzo is using AI to help retailers hyper personalise stores.

How to unleash the power of artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence has been a buzzword in the retail industry for some time now – now companies are putting words into action.

Data-sharing model launched for Indian rural store owners

Next Billion and Ocean Protocol are to pilot a new data-sharing model that gives Indian rural store owners an extra income stream.

Fung and JD launch Hong Kong’s first AI checkout solution

JD has partnered with Fung Retailing Group to unveil Hong Kong’s first AI checkout solution in a retail store environment.

Fashion label Handsome to release AI-designed clothes

South Korean fashion label Handsome says it will release the country’s first clothes designed with AI.

JR East tests unmanned store in Tokyo

Japanese railway network operator JR East is testing an unmanned store in a Tokyo railway station.

Watson’s, 3 and Meitu create social media platform

A new social media platform will combine AS Watson Group, telco ‘3’ and Meitu.

Technology can literally drive customers to your store

Here is a true story of how in-car screens can literally drive customers to your store.

Next-generation SK-II smart store opens in Shanghai

An SK-II Smart Store has opened in Shanghai featuring facial recognition, computer vision, and AI technology.

Ratio uses robots in Shanghai to create the perfect drink

Ratio in Shanghai uses robots to craft personalised espresso coffee during the day and cocktails at night.

Suning and SAP partner in retail technology research drive

Suning and SAP are partnering to conduct advanced research in AI, the IoT, blockchain and other technologies.