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Humanoid Robots set to debut as smart sales assistants at the IReC 2019

Indian Retail and eRetail Congress 2019 will witness some of the never seen before retail tech demonstrations that will dominate the retail sector, especially offline, heavily in coming years. Each year, almost all major retailers and ecommerce giants of the country gather to understand and ‘shop’ for new and upcoming technologies. Not only that, this [...]

By |2019-04-19T10:53:44+05:30April 19th, 2019|Events, Retail|2 Comments

In-store digital coupons and offers set to receive a massive facelift

We love coupons. Obviously, there's no denial that we are obessesed with bargains. Coupons are proven cases of how buying decisions can be manipulated. It's an decades old technique which still works with great success and provides use metrics and insight on consumer behaviour. With the advent of ecommerce and mobile apps, coupons got a [...]

By |2019-04-12T10:27:54+05:30April 12th, 2019|Events, Retail|1 Comment

Retail tech acceptance by customers defined in the scale of – Comfortable, creepy and unbothered

Customer is the king. And, knowing what they like or dislike is the most vital thing retailers can do. Here in this study by RichRelevance titled "Creepy or Cool," the researchers have deciphered how exactly US intrenet users respond to the use of newer technologies. This segmentation answers questions revolving around face recognition and guided shopping [...]

By |2019-04-12T10:00:18+05:30April 12th, 2019|Retail, Robotics|0 Comments

Retail Untethered

When was the last time shopping felt like freedom? Of course, you love buying stuff but don't you dread the lines at the checkout counter? What about "erm, excuse me? Can you help me in finding me the baby products aisle. (Unnecessary  fact : Baby products aren't made of babies) or "I feel like a [...]

By |2019-08-21T09:28:13+05:30April 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Personalization : The holy grail of retail.

Last week we had a visitor at work narrating his experience at a popular clothing outlet. The half hour rant included sheer difficulty to find the section he was looking for and then running around to catch hold of someone who would suggest clothes of his preference. Lets be honest, shopping is confusing and time-consuming. [...]

By |2019-04-11T09:21:28+05:30April 9th, 2019|blog, Retail|0 Comments

Our experience at World AI show

The worst part of World AI show was that it ended. If you're clueless and need an introduction to World AI Show, you can do a quick catch up here https://mitrarobot.com/world-ai-show-the-prologue/ It would be true if we said that World AI show has been nothing short of an information mine. With great keynotes and discussions lined [...]

By |2019-03-25T21:54:12+05:30March 25th, 2019|blog, Events|0 Comments

Tools and tech galore : IMTEX 2019

We have been part of various conventions and conferences from various segments and trade-shows have been our forte. January'19 started with a great enthusiasm for Mitra at Consumer Electronics Show and ended on a high note with our biggest rental of all time with Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers Association(IMTMA). IMTEX, a machine cutting tool exhibition [...]

By |2019-03-25T18:42:28+05:30March 25th, 2019|Events|0 Comments