RetailNext Joins Acuitas Digital Alliance to Offer Digital In-Store Experience

By CIOReview | Tuesday, January 19, 2016

NEW YORK, NY: RetailNext, a provider of retail analytics, joins the Acuitas Digital Alliance – a group of technology innovators delivering supply chain solutions. Formed by the collaboration of companies like BT, Intel, NextGen and SATO Global Solutions, the alliance demonstrates its first solution called BT In Store Visibility at the National Retail Federation’s annual The BIG Show.

Acuitas Digital Alliance offers a secure, cloud-based solution for businesses to take real time advantage of Big Data and IoT to optimize operations throughout their supply chain. It combines networking, hardware, software, analytics, cloud services and security services in a comprehensive solution, encouraging digital adoption in store. It will allow organizations to optimize supply chain efficiencies, improve employee performance and manage compliance requirements.

Acuitas Digital Alliance features accountability, supply chain visibility, up-to-date inventory, analytics to drive sales, operational efficiencies and comprehensive security measures. The first solution delivered by the alliance is BT In-Store Visibility which ensures consistency across all the sales channels of retailers. It aims to deliver comprehensive real-time functionality, data and insights required for digital in-store experience. It will facilitate retailers in bringing higher level of ease and quality of experience for both customers and the staff at the physical stores.

"RetailNext's comprehensive insights into shopper in-store movement and behavior amplifies the merchandise movement captured by these technology innovations, and collaborating with Intel and its sensor technologies, along with the other companies in the Acuitas Digital Alliance, delivers an integrated solution that optimizes store performance," says Kindra Tatarsky, Head of Corporate Development,  RetailNext.