By many retail businesses in the world, the retailers will be more excited to grab more and more customers. Digital era has brought another version of retail service and promotion. Nowadays retailers attract their customers in many ways. Not just promotion but also services.
Your customer is the king. A retail needs to make their customers like a king. Beside the product, service is also important. Best service will make your customer stay loyal to your store. Developing customer loyalty is never really hard since there is Internet of Things. Here are 4 examples of Internet of things in Retail business:
1. NFC Payment
Done the payment through NFC. Payment process based in location or activity duration for public transport, gyms, theme parks, etc. This will automatically count the cost and will charge the customer.
2. Smart Product Management
If your store has such a big warehouse, means that you have a lot of things to manage. Managing one by one is probably taking too long time and cost a lot of energy. Yet the mistake made. To control this, Internet of Things comes to help. Control rotation of products in shelves and warehouses to automate restocking processes is easier now.
3. Supply Chain Control
Controlling your supply is important too. When you have a brand new coming in a big amount. Controlling them is important to avoid loss. With Internet of Things, Monitoring of storage conditions along the supply chain and product tracking for traceability purposes is easy.
4. Intelligent Shopping Application
Getting advices in the point of sale according to customer habits, preferences, presence of allergic components for them or expiring dates to know what your customers really want.