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The future of retail supply chain automation appears to be bright. Retailers’ emphasis on balanced cost/service strategies, together with the proliferation of e-commerce growth, increasing number of delivery channels, and changing supplier bases, are the major factors boosting retail supply chain automation


  • Smart robots to perform multiple tasks
  • Digital shelves and IoT help customers, alert employees, reduce out-of-stock scenarios, and monitor the temperature of food and drinks
  • RFID adds a layer of security, transparency, and traceability
  • Automated carts improve instore operational efficiency
  • Picking and packing technologies in warehouse and inventory management
  • Data science in key areas of the supply chain
  • Bluetooth beacons assist in asset tracking and inventory control

Reasons To Buy

  • This report provides an overview of the retail supply chain automation and the technologies used by the retailers in supply chain automation