How has technology evolved since Covid-19 for retail IT teams?
Covid-19 has triggered decades of evolution - a rapid acceleration of automated technology has impacted the retail industry, spotlighting how IT teams must embrace new solutions and infrastructures to elevate the entire customer shopping experience. At a glance this white paper delves into topics such as:
- Permanent fluctuation in demand, shopping habits and purchasing trends, particularly with the rise of e-commerce.
- A boom in cybercrime has also put increasing pressures on retailers to protect customer data through strong intelligent security technology.
- The need for cloud-based technology ecosystems that cater for a newly complex retail operation model, and can manage severe dips and peaks to customer demand.
- How, through automated workforce management technology, retailers can perfectly predict labour demand in line with changing forecasting patterns, saving businesses the financial repercussions of over or under staffing.