Out-of-stock detection solutions for #retail are now #technology-driven / #AI-enabled via with cameras, robots, even drones via @FocalSystems

See below a chart comparing different out-of-stock solutions, their value proposition, challenges, benefits and costs to see how Focal’s Shelf-Mounted Cameras stack up against the competition. 

Sourced through Scoop.it from: focal.systems

WHY IT MATTERS: technology is tackling manpower shortage in retail. Here an example of how cameras, robots and drones are leveraged to perform out-of-stock detection on store shelves. When you realize that certain store may have 25000 or more products, the time required to identify out-of-stocks for replenishment and the lost sales makes those technologies useful and cost effective.

Farid Mheir