Tag: Retail

Case Study: How Smartphone technology is changing Retailing

Here’s an excellent case study of how Smart Phones are changing the way we shop. TESCO Home plus is a South Korean retail chain with 113 stores in South Korea. In order to reach out to their time-strapped customers, TESCO Home plus designed a “virtual store” to enable shoppers use their camera equipped smart phone

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Tag: Retail

Why future of Retail is Social (VIDEO)

How many times have you purchased something or scored a good deal and felt the immediate urge to announce it to all your family members and friends? or how many times have you sought opinion from your friends before buying something? Well, most of us do it all the time, albeit offline. Thanks to Social Networking

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Tag: Retail

How Social Media will disrupt the traditional “Retailing” Model

Groupon, the “localized” deal of the day website has witnessed phenomenal growth in the last one year. Groupon’s success underlines the power of Social Media which makes it so easy to connect with other like minded people over the internet. (for more on Groupon’s success, watch this excellent CNNMoney Video) Even retailing giant Walmart seems to

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