These Tech Tools Are Shaping the Future of Retail

While many of these innovations were around for years, the pandemic sped up their adoption

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Adweek spoke to three leaders in physical retail to get a better understanding of what to expect in the future. Visa/LiveArea/Standard Cognition

We can expect to see lasting changes in the physical retail environment as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. Though many of the technologies that are being implemented have been around for years, the pandemic has significantly sped up their adoption. At CES 2021, many of these innovations were on display, and Adweek spoke to three leaders in the space to get a better understanding of what to expect in physical retail in the future.

Nick is a video producer at Adweek and host of the Gen ZEOs podcast.