Research show that 37% shoppers will not wait more than 5 minutes to pay for their shopping before dumping their basket and leaving the store. 17% of these shoppers would not wait more than 3 minutes.
The news that retail giant Intu is at the point of calling in the administrators is yet another blow to an already suffering retail sector. For a shopping mall giant to reach potential bankruptcy (or perhaps more likely, be seeking a bail-out from the government or private sector) it becomes all too apparent that if they go, they may well take other retailers with them.
From mothballed global supply chains to shuttered high streets, and now deserted and locked shopping centres, retail is looking to make cost savings across every facet of their operations, from the shop floor to head office, logistics to buying – and that’s where we can help save potentially millions!
As the Chief Technology Officer at SDWAN Solutions Toby Sturridge has had a stellar year, beating numerous Silicon Valley based technology giants, such as Google and Cisco, to invent and launch the world’s first ever SDWAN Cloud, and seeing the company shortlisted in ‘The One to Watch’ category of Comms Business Annual Awards.
Here, he predicts the technology trends, insights and innovations in the retail sector that will not only change the way retailers sell, but also change the way consumers shop, forever.
We all love shopping at SDWAN Central, but we’re even more fascinated by the technological innovations that will impact on the retail industry and potentially change the way we all shop this yearnut “But we’ve always done it this way” – especially when it comes to adapting a current WAN to an SD-WAN solution., how can you be sure that your IT provider is skilled enough to offer the solution that is ultimately best suited to you?