NRF 2021: How Mobile Devices and IoT Have Transformed the Retail Supply Chain
As demand for some products swelled and consumers avoided physical stores, shopping patterns changed across the country. To keep up with this shift, retailers deployed more mobile devices to the front of their stores and relied on the Internet of Things to track inventory in a supply chain shakeup.
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Tom Bianculli, CTO, Zebra Technologies
- Supply chain routes have changed due to disruption introduced by the pandemic.
- Retailers have moved more mobile devices to the front of stores to aid customers where and when they require assistance.
- IoT devices can help track inventory to ensure accurate and timely delivery.