If it were possible to summarize an overarching conclusion about all 85 technologies tracked in the 2018 RIS/Gartner Retail Technology Study, it would be that digital transformation is a fact of life in retail today and the massive process is well underway, especially for retail leaders.
Download this must-read RIS News benchmark research report, conducted with Gartner and sponsored by Radial, to find out how retailers are responding to fast-moving changes in the marketplace and the investments they are making in game-changing technology.
Among the key findings revealed in the study are:
- 2018 IT budgets are expected to increase by 4% in 2018 versus 2017
- Advanced analytics are a priority for retailers over the next 18 months
- The three major distinguishing characteristics compared to laggards