January 154:00 pm–4:30 pm
Expo, Level 1, Expo Stage 1
This session explores the impact of 5G technology on the retail industry, focusing on how it can elevate customer engagement and create smart stores. With 81% of consumers researching purchases online, reliable wireless networks are crucial. Retailers and employees alike benefit from wireless connectivity, enabling inventory management and data-driven improvements. Additionally, technologies like foot-traffic monitoring and wearables enhance store layouts and marketing strategies. Embracing the 5G era enables retailers to thrive in a digitally connected marketplace.