What will the store of the future look like?

Will we be served by fleets of gleaming robots, using built-in facial recognition technology to adjust each sales pitch to a person’s current mood or past spending preferences?

Will there be voice-activated personal assistants, downloading the availability, color and fit of any and every garment to your smartphone?

Three-D printing stations?

No checkout counters when you leave?

Could there even be floating, holographic product displays on the shop floor that change when a customer walks by?

Perhaps shoppers will make all their purchases from their own home, using virtual fitting rooms via virtual reality headsets. Drones will then drop deliveries in the backyard or on the front steps

Read all at https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/12/fashion/store-of-the-future.html

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