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While autonomous stores and technological innovation are high on the retail agenda, the infrastructure and operational efforts that enable them aren’t often given the same broad attention. However, as more retailers look to embrace the benefits of embedding digital solutions into their physical stores, it is becoming clear that developing internal processes and infrastructure for the deployment of new technologies will determine which companies thrive in today’s rapidly changing retail environment.
According to Deloitte, technological preparedness is one of the deciding factors for companies that fare well through tumultuous economic periods such as the COVID-19 pandemic. But the value of laying a robust foundation for technological adoption extends beyond times of crisis. Companies must excel and stay ahead of the curve in today’s technologically competitive environment.
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