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Smart Carry

Shopping cart systems adopt connected capabilities

Trend - With the rise of smart technology in retail spaces has come its integration into some of the less more inessential aspects of the purchase journey. Shopping carts that come with connected capabilities are able to ease the customer journeys in-store, with everything from artificial intelligence to self-stopping functions.

Insight - As consumers grow accustomed to connected products in both the home and during shopping experiences, smart capabilities can be seen in even the most frivolous items and services. Consumers–largely prioritizing interconnected convenience in the modern age–are increasingly looking for ways to streamline their lifestyles as they balance both professional and personal responsibilities. Connected capabilities in everything from fun to functional products aims is able to merge that gap.
Workshop Question - How could your brand better utilize connected tech?
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