Tag Archives: technology

Using technology for a good cause

UK-based enterprise digitisation company, TAAP, can provide a retailer with a waste management solution in partnership with charities. The InStore Food Surplus technology gives access to available food donations in a ‘virtual basket’. Retail World spoke to TAAP Account Director Andrew Murphy (pictured) at CEBIT in Sydney last week. Mr …

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Shaping the future at CEBIT 2019

CEBIT Australia took place at Sydney’s International Convention Centre this week. Running between 29 and 31 October, CEBIT 2019 featured over 200 expert speakers. They delivered keynote presentations, panel discussions, workshops and lightning talks. Among these sessions was ‘How next generation AI and robots can disrupt supply chains – A …

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Open IIoT event discusses Industry 4.0

Open IIoT hosted a Demonstration Day this week in Victoria as an open platform to discuss the practical implementation of Industry 4.0. This was the first event in a series of panel discussions with events taking place in Sydney and Brisbane on 15 October and 7 November respectively. Jim Wallace, …

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Fonterra enjoys benefits of technology

Fonterra New Zealand’s distribution centre had been challenged though reception of a mix of orders needing consolidation at the same store or depot. Problems in the system included that there was no way of easily knowing what had been delivered, when it had been delivered and what had been accepted. …

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Online shopping for Woolworths Group set to take off

Woolworths Group and US-based eGrocery Takeoff Technologies will implement automated micro fulfillment capabilities at three sites to help meet customers’ growing demand for shopping online. The implementation of Takeoff’s automated solution will begin within the next 12 months. Woolworths Group will then evaluate the suitability of the technology for further …

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Victorian shopping centre assists visually impaired with new technology

A shopping centre in Victoria is helping to break down the barriers experienced by those who are blind or visually impaired. Making mobility safer and easier for all, Barkly Square Shopping Centre has recently introduced new technology system, BindiMaps. Using Bluetooth beacons that have been installed throughout Barkly Square, the …

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Customer experience drives digital transformation

Developing a successful customer experience strategy is only achievable when organisations realise the interconnectedness of people, processes, and technology, according to Empired. In fact, technology is proving the differentiating factor in many organisations’ ability to deliver a successful customer experience, says the IT services provider. It warns though that implementing …

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CEBIT Australia 2019 line-up announced

The 2019 line-up for CEBIT Australia will showcase some of the nation’s most influential leaders in technology, finance and innovation this October. To be held at Sydney’s International Convention Centre, the annual B2B technology exhibition and conference will feature over 200 expert speakers. They will deliver keynote presentations, panel discussions, …

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