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The CIO's Guide To 5G In The Retail Sector

5G Has Huge Disruptive Potential For Retailers, But Key Obstacles Remain

November 13, 2019

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The retail sector is going through a dramatic transformation. Rather than just selling products, leading retailers are expected to deliver services and experiences. Interactive and ongoing customer engagement during the presale and post-sale stages are the new benchmark to match. 5G promises to support this transformation at several layers — in addition to enhancing supply-chain and back-office operations. This report highlights potential 5G use cases in retail and provides advice on how retail CIOs can explore the potential of 5G.

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Table of Contents

  • 5G Will Support Rich Media Retail Experiences — But Not Just Yet
  • Recommendations

  • Five Steps To Drive 5G Use Cases In The Retail Sector
  • What It Means

  • 5G Requires A Greater Connectivity Awareness Of Retail Professionals
  • Supplemental Material
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