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Currys partners with Accenture and Microsoft

Currys, an omnichannel retailer of technology and electrical products and services, has selected Accenture and Microsoft to deliver its core cloud technology infrastructure that will enable it to leverage the latest AI technologies to enhance operations, elevate the shopping experience, and improve the colleague experience for its 25,000 people. Read Article ›

SCO premiere at the airport

The toy retailer Vedes opened an autonomous store at Munich Airport on March 20th. In the 60 square meter, staffless branch at Terminal 2, customers can only pay cashlessly via self-checkout. Read Article ›