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Will retailers be fast enough for Ramadan in 2020?

Across the globe, the Holy Month of Ramadan sees a significant change in the daily lives of around a quarter of the world’s population, as families gather to celebrate.

How small retailers can compete with the giants of retail

The giants of retail – like Walmart, Target, Amazon, Asos, Tesco, Alibaba and JD – might be trailblazers, but they are still fair game for the little guys.

AI-powered retail store We9go opens to the public in Geylang

Accrelist-owned AI retail store We9go has fully launched.

Unmanned pop-up store Unboxed by Singtel opens

An unmanned 24/7 pop-up store Unboxed by Singtel has opened at 20 Pickering Street.

Fave buys startups CutQ and FoodTime

Southeast Asian mobile payment and reward platform Fave has acquired CutQ and FoodTime, two startups specialising in F&B table ordering and takeaway pre-ordering.

Boomtime ahead for chatbots in retail

New data from Juniper Research predicts consumer interaction with chatbots in retail will reach 22 billion by 2023.

Honestbee freezes operations as funds dry up

Honestbee is freezing operations in Hong Kong and Thailand and laying off staff as it urgently seeks investment to stave off collapse.

Turning data into information in the age of IoT

Thanks to the Internet of Things (IoT), people are consuming information from more connected devices…

Gamification: a key to experiential retailing on and offline

Can gamification help breach the retail digital divide, building customer loyalty and engagement?

Habitat by Honestbee now a ‘must-see’ global retail innovation

Habitat by Honestbee has been voted one of the must-see retail innovations in the world this year.

Walmart partners with Google for voice activated grocery shopping

US retail giant Walmart and tech company Google have collaborated on voice technology to assist customers with grocery shopping.

Boostcom acquires iColumn in Asia

Boostcom, a supplier of proptech for shopping malls, has acquired iColumn in Asia.

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