NASSCOM has shortlisted and advanced Pinmicro to the 2nd round of NIPP Retailtech Challenge 2021

Kochi, June 18th 2021

Pinmicro has been shortlisted for the next round of the NIPP Retailtech Challenge 2021, for the use case: Unilever – Retail Operations. The challenge is to provide a solution for optimizing and enhancing retail operations and experience for the shopper as well as the store owner.

The next steps for the challenge will involve two rounds which will be a use case submission and a pitch deck submission. The results of the 2nd round are expected to be announced on the 1st week of July 2021.

Indian Retail is paving its way into the next era of retail evolution – Retail 4.0. With Pinmicro’s industry agnostic real-time location analytics solution, we’ve created powerful use cases that can solve a plethora of real-world problems in the retail industry that are aligned with business strategy which opens up new possibilities, business growth and decisions..”, Ravindranath A V, CEO, India, EMEA and Americas.

NIPP RetailTech Challenge 2021 scouts for the most promising and upcoming Retail-tech startups with an aim to foster engagement between corporates and innovative technology ventures by connecting emerging solutions with existing industry problems in the Retail industry. The challenge will create a comprehensive forum for enterprises and start-ups to come together and explore new opportunities for ideation and collaboration.

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Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan Pinmicro is a global provider of IoT-based Real-Time Location Solutions (RTLS) that range from high-precision BLE and UWB hardware beacons to enterprise-scale cloud-native analytics. Our vision is to help enhance the business performance of our customers by locating, monitoring and analyzing resources in real-time. Our location intelligence solutions accelerate digital transformation across business domains including retail, education, manufacturing, event management, O2O, facility operations and smart workspaces. In addition to technical excellence providing the world’s best RTLS platform, and consistently delivering innovative yet affordable solutions, delighting our customers with a customer-first mindset is what we do best at Pinmicro.

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