Don’t Sell Your Soul to Amazon: Cloud Applications and Architectures for Retail

This is Part 2 of a three-part series focusing on retail technology. Part 1: Tech Trends & Challenges in the Retail Industry If you’re a retail business, your current reality may best be described as “challenging” — even as a flood of pent up post-pandemic consumer spending is unleashed. Thanks to Amazon, customers expect abundant […]

This is Part 2 of a three-part series focusing on retail technology. Part 1: Tech Trends & Challenges in the Retail Industry
If you’re a retail business, your current reality may best be described as “challenging” — even as a flood of pent up post-pandemic consumer spending is unleashed. Thanks to Amazon, customers expect abundant product availability, personalized recommendations, competitive pricing, and fast delivery. Mega retailers like Target and Walmart are fighting back by offering expanded online shopping, in-store shopping services with curbside pickup, and local delivery options — some even same-day.
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