Wrapping up late last week, the Mobile World Congress welcomed thousands of attendees to Barcelona for four days of exhibits, product demonstrations and more. Trends were spotted and knowledge was shared as the latest mobile technologies took center stage.
As the Mobile World Congress gets underway, absolute madness is taking over Barcelona. The city, which has an average population of about 1.6 million people, will see that number jump by more than 100,000 this week.
On the final day of NRF, I finally had a moment to really go and look at some of the exhibitors here; I was immediately struck by the level of innovation and use of customer engagement sensors.
Whether working with store-assistant enabled selling devices or the point-of-sale system, we’re seeing IoT in the retail environment coming into an integrated ecosystem. Like a well-orchestrated symphony, hand-offs between retailers and consumers become seamless thanks to the connectedness of each device in the chain