Analyst Corner

OnDemand – Retail’s $9.2t AI Retail Revolution

Generative AI Driving Impact

Retail’s $9.2t AI Retail Revolution AI is set to revolutionize the retail and hospitality industries, with IHL forecasting an astounding  $9.2t AI retail revolution. This disruptive force, comparable to the game-changing barcode, will reshape retail in ways we can only imagine. Join us for an enlightening webinar where we delve […]

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New Forecast Reveals Groundbreaking Potential of Generative AI in the Retail Industry: $9.2 Trillion Impact Expected by 2029

Title: Potential of Generative AI in the Retail Industry FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Forecast Reveals Groundbreaking Potential of Generative AI in the Retail Industry: $9.2 Trillion Impact Expected by 2029 Generative AI technology projected to increase sales, improve product margins, and eliminate company inefficiencies. NASHVILLE, May 24, 2023 – Today, research […]

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This Changes Everything in Retail…Almost

Changes Everything in Retail

In late March, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman shared a fascinating conversation he had with Craig Mundie, former Chief Research and Strategy Officer at Microsoft. The topic of discussion was Generative AI, and Mundie was about to showcase a demonstration that would leave Friedman in awe. As he began, […]

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OnDemand: Retail Gets Religion on Returns

Retail Gets Religion on Returns

Sizing Retail Returns In our recent webinar you will uncover the complexities of retail returns and the impact on businesses. IHL’s Greg Buzek and Lee Holman start with an economic update, with a review of banking situation, inflation, retail sales, latest retail market data and a short update from Shoptalk. […]

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Worldwide Point-of-Sale (POS) Shipments Increase 14.0% in 2022

Point-of-Sale (POS) Shipments 2023 Point-of-Sale (POS) Shipment Growth More Muted Due to Higher Interest Rates Worldwide shipments of point-of-sale terminals experienced strong double-digit growth in 2022, according to new research from IHL Group. The strongest growth region was in Latin/South America with a 26.5% increase in shipments, with the slowest […]

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Data Wednesday – RFID Delivers Results

RFID technology RFID technology is another one of those 25-year-old technologies that is now an overnight success thanks to changes to retail brought on by COVID. Where most of the energy has been focused on case-level RFID in the past, COVID changed the economics so that every unit item RFID […]

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