Walmart is bringing AI out into the open with its latest effort. As soon as shoppers walk into the store, they’ll see bright colors, techie decor and a glass-encased data center illuminated for customer viewing. The IRL store is also equipped with educational kiosks upfront where customers can learn more about the technology, and an interactive wall shows shoppers how AI can track body positioning.
Although AI is becoming increasingly important to grocers, it’s an amorphous concept for most consumers. Removing the mystery of in-store technology could be key in gaining shopper trust and helping them understand how AI can work in beneficial ways…[READ MORE]