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    How the IoT Retail is revolutionizing retail models The Internet of Things (IoT), or to use the term coined by major contributor Cisco, the Internet of Everything (IoE) will have far-reaching impacts on retail, as well as any industry that it touches.  The distinction is the IoT is connecting devices, similar to an intranet...

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technology invigorates ‘brick and mortar’ retail stores Amazon@Purdue, Warby Parker, Rebecca Minkoff, Birchbox   Brick-and-mortar retail got a big boost this week when Amazon announced the opening of Amazon@Purdue — its very first retail store co-branded with Purdue University. A few days later Warby Parker was named in the top spot on Fast Company’s 2015...

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Satisfying the need for speed at the POS checkout   From Cisco’s Retail Insights series:  Retailers still need to take care of the basics even with the Internet of Things and the vast number of retail technologies available today.  How Kroger dramatically reduced wait time at the POS checkout from over 4 minutes to under...

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