Strarting in 2016, Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba create the concept ‘ New Retail’, in his words, “the integration of online, offline, logistics and data across a single value chain.” Many people think New Retail as “online going offline’.
In the traditional retail, it is consumers went to the product. While, since the development of e-commerce, it is the products to consumers. Online and offline could work seamlessly to benefit both consumers and retailers. Since Alibaba opened its first cashier-free retail store, consumers could purchase all the products not only physically in store but also shop online by using interactive screens at each table. Moreover, consumer pay automatically without cashier and no queues.
In the years of 2017, the New Retail enterprises and its related products has expanded rapidly including hema supermarket, eleme (online delivery app), Sunmi Tech (Intelligent commercial hardware) and many others.
We are very proud to announce that Sunmi has won the Top 50 greatest potential New Retail company. According to the website iheima -an innovative integrated service platform for entrepreneurs, who pronounce that Sunmi is one of best New Retails companies in product and services from over 10,000 competitors.
This big event started from Dec, 14th including over 1,000,000 customers and over 30 investment organisations. They will look at 5 dimensions including the innovation, growth, brand influence, business models, the founding team for each enterprises in order to make sure the equity and authority of this Top 50 New Retail Competition.
This reward is the motivation for Sunmi Team to keep forward to provide the best commercial hardware solutions for New Retail. We aim to let all of our partners enjoy the convenience of science and technology.