The largest annual retail fair NRF 2024 commenced in New York. With more than 40.000 attendees, the event showcases innovations coming to a store near you. In this year’s spotlight – the evolution of AI products, boom of autonomous stores, smart store management solutions and vending 2.0.
Retail technology and security solutions provider Neto Baltic has signed an agreement to distribute ItemOptix for Retail, the next generation RFID inventory management software by Checkpoint Systems. The agreement makes the deployment of the latest RFID inventory management software within the reach of retailers in the Baltic region. Neto Baltic will assist retailers at every step of the deployment journey, from initial project planning, to final deployments in the retailers’ stores.
Since July in Lithuanian shopping malls plastic bags are no longer free-of-charge. The move aims to reduce the plastic waste generated by the retail sector. However, retail still generates a sizable amount of paper waste. Price labels, which are frequently changed during sales promotions, is one of the sources for paper waste in retail. Moves toward sustainable operations, better shopper experience, as well as growing labor costs drive retailers to adopt electronic shelf labels.
With a spike in shoplifting incidents, retailers are turning to smart AI solutions by Neto Baltic and Agmis to prevent retail losses.
One of the largest groups in the sphere of retail and wholesale trade in Estonia, the Tallinna Kaubamaja Group, has embarked on a project with Checkpoint Systems to roll out antennas within the group’s food retail offering, Kaubamaja – Toidumaailm (Food World).
Stockmann, Northern Europe’s largest department store, has embarked on a project with Checkpoint Systems to roll out anti-theft and loss prevention solutions in its store in Estonia. The project was undertaken by Neto Baltic as an authorized Checkpoint partner in the Baltic region.
Checkpoint Systems has joined forces with POS solutions manufacturer, Partner Tech Europe, to develop the next generation of Self-Service Checkouts (SCOs) to enhance customer convenience and in-store security.
Neto Baltic became an official Zebra Technologies partner in the Baltic states. The company will offer a full Zebra product portfolio: from mobile computers and industrial printers, to RFID and other smart solutions. The partnership builds upon Neto Baltic strategy to offer more valuable solutions to its growing list of industry clients for a competitive price.
Checkpoint has developed a unique security label specifically for metallic items that delivers a shrink reduction of up to 50%