What if brick and mortar stores combined what we love most about shopping in stores and the ease and convenience of shopping online?
Dimple is a systems that retailers can implement in their stores to make suggestions based on what customers buy, make it easy for customers to see what items are available, and makes meaningful use of the customer profiles that are acquired.
Concept development and designer.
Utilizing a combination of developing technologies, there are four essential components that live on the platform:
The app manages retail stock, loss prevention, “pushing” seasonal campaigns, and providing store data. On the customer facing side, it serves as payment management system and purchase history.
A personal shopping assistant will guide the customer through the experience and serves as way to view store inventory.
This video is a fun exploration of how this technology would work in the retail setting.
This project is still in concept phase. My plan is to develop and implement this type of system in my own store in the future, or in stores desiring to reinvigorate the physical shopping experience. More research is needed, as well as the development of certain types of technologies.