Retailers are still scrambling to understand the wide-ranging implications of the Internet of Things in a fast-changing industry landscape. Increasingly, both online and brick-and-mortar stores are finding themselves in direct competition with “Everything Store” giants like Amazon that change the definition of retail itself. As a result, approaches to managing inventory, executing on logistics, and living up to shoppers’ expectations have become more complicated — and more urgent — than ever.

RSR’s 2017 report delves into the ways IoT solutions can address age-old retail challenges, as well as the newest challenges posed by evolving technologies.