With a record number of 60 patent filings in 2019 designed to fast forward retail, Sensormatic Solutions continues to break ground in innovative technology areas such as artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML). The journey began with the first Sensormatic brand anti-theft pedestals and tags that were disruptive technologies to an industry that relied on physical security to protect retailers’ merchandise. Today, Sensormatic Solutions remains on the forefront of emerging retail technologies with a worldwide patented portfolio of more than 2,500 patents granted and pending applications in a variety of key product categories to help retailers drive better business outcomes.
“As the retail landscape constantly evolves, we remain steadfast in our commitment to solving our retail customers’ biggest challenges,” said Subramanian Kunchithapatham, vice president, engineering, Sensormatic Solutions. “To meet their diverse needs, we shifted our focus from pure hardware to a portfolio of smart cloud-based SaaS software, sensors, devices, and video technologies, with breakthrough innovations in AI, ML, RFID as EAS, Self-Checkout, Mobile-Checkout, Mobile POS, and more. This shift resulted in a record year of patents filed in fiscal year 2019, across our inventory intelligence, loss prevention, and traffic insights solutions.”
By leveraging the Sensormatic portfolio of smart, connected, and scalable solutions, retailers can gain real-time insights into inventory, shoppers, associates, and the retail environment throughout the entire customer journey. Sensormatic innovations help retailers deliver frictionless, secure, and personalized experiences by powering accurate decision-making across their enterprise. These strategic insights enable retailers to confidently move into the future, bringing together online, mobile and in-store shopping for better shopper engagement and brand loyalty.
“Building on our foundation of over 50 years of breakthrough advancements, we continue to invest in significant research and development resources to expand our patented Sensormatic portfolio to meet the technological innovation needs of today’s retailers. We are innovating now more than ever, enabling us to help our customers deliver unique shopping experiences and enhanced retail services to be well positioned for the future,” concluded Kunchithapatham.
Take the shopper journey by visiting Booth #5401 at NRF 2020 Retail’s Big Show, January 12-14 at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York, and experience the latest Sensormatic Solutions innovations.