Insights for 12-12-18

"This lab will combine our collective strengths to develop cutting-edge solutions to bring the precision of online shopping to offline players. We look forward to expanding our cooperation with Intel to deliver a best-in-class, personalized shopping experience wherever consumers shop."

-Zhi Weng, vice president of and head of JD Big Data Platform, in a joint Intel and statement this week announcing the two companies’ joint effort to launch “a joint lab that will explore the use of Internet of Things (IoT) in smart retail solutions.”