From shopper emotion detection to in-store robotic warehouses, we highlight the technologies and trends bringing retail stores into the future. This report is exclusively for CB Insights clients. To become a client and gain access to this report and all our client-exclusive content, request a demo here.
The year is 2030, and you’re going to the store. What do you see?
Maybe you spot an augmented reality dressing room mirror, or maybe you walk beneath a flying in-store drone.
Or maybe what stands out to you is what you don’t see: cashiers.
Whatever retail future you imagine — across apparel, grocery, and consumer goods — it will likely build upon the nascent technology of today.