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virtual reality

virtual reality Archives

A look at the future of retail in 2019 and beyond

These will be foundation years for digital growth.

Company heads split on AI business case

Retail leaders unsure over the future of human and machine partnerships.

It’s time to get ready for augmented reality

How will AR go mainstream? Largest annual consumer technology show continues.

Escape from reality

Virtual reality is quickly becoming a viable option for retailers, thanks to advanced micro-processors and development p...

Virtual reality: PR stunt or potential sales channel?

For every development in connectivity between retailer and consumer, there have been several questionable technologies.

AR: the next big step for retail

Why we predict AR will be bigger than VR in 2017.
Technology

VR retail opportunities – raising the showroom ceiling

Why are the evocative powers of this game changing technology seemingly out of reach for retail brands?

Alibaba Group opening VR shop

Alibaba Group Holding to open virtual-reality technology (VR) demonstration shop.

Myer and eBay launch virtual reality department store

Heavyweights partner in launching world's first virtual department store.

ADVERTORIAL: Augmented reality for retailers

How augmented reality and beacons aid customer experience and sales.

Virtual decorating

Flooring chain brings virtual room decorations online - and instore.