biometric retail

Chinese e-Commerce Firm Opens ‘Unmanned’ Store Based on RFID, Biometrics Tech

Chinese e-Commerce Firm Opens ‘Unmanned’ Store Based on RFID, Biometrics Tech

Chinese e-commerce firm JD.com has opened a fully automated retail store in Indonesia, with biometric technology playing a key role. As Tech in Asia reports, the store is “unmanned”. Its products are equipped with RFID tags, allowing them to be tracked when customers pick them up and head toward the exit. There, POS terminals use…

Chinese Conglomerate Scans Faces for Biometric Marketing

Chinese Conglomerate Scans Faces for Biometric Marketing

“…the store is equipped with sensors designed to use facial recognition and data analysis to assess visitors and their behavior as they proceed through the facility.” A China-based multinational conglomerate is taking advantage of biometric and AI-driven marketing in a new store in Shenzhen. The company, Tiens Group, has a hand in a number of…