Giulio Coraggio: The Internet of Things will “rock” the retail sector

The Internet of Things will generate in the retail sector US $ 329 billion of revenues by 2018 according to a report published by SAP, but such massive growth has to deal with legal issues concerning not only privacy compliance and cybersecurity, but also among others product liability.

What is the Internet of Things in the retail sector?

The Internet of Things is leading retail companies including fashion companies to better know their customers, customize and improve their purchase experience and services through among others sensors and big data analytics.  It is still early to foresee what will be the areas of major growth for the Internet of Things in retails sector, but the following appear to be some of the most interesting at the moment: