Category: Retail News

Online shopping is about to get more expensive

Gird your (digital) wallets! The Supreme Court has ruled that states can charge online retailers sales tax, even if they don’t have a physical presence in the state. That means that some of the biggest online retailers — including Wayfair, Overstock.com, and Newegg, who were named in the suit against the state of South Dakota…

Even this IRL store is an automated, digital experience

Tally is a “shy” robot.  Unlike the gregarious, extroverted Pepper robot seen roaming in shopping malls and interacting with customers and answering questions, Tally quietly does its thing with the occasional beeping sound.  SEE ALSO: Anki Vector review: A tiny robot with a big personality The unobtrusive self-driving machine can be spotted at the first…