Retail Technology






Retail Technology companies are working to revolutionize how consumers discover, choose, and purchase products and services. They help retailers synthesize their digital and physical presence, streamline operations, and increase customer loyalty. These startups are also enabling entirely new retail services, such as on-demand delivery.

Retail Technology Research Services

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Research Library

Analyst produced research content diving deep into emerging technology trends

Custom Shortlisting

Our team cuts through the noise to identify startups matching your strategic needs

Latest Retail Technology Blog Posts

Retail Technology 2019 Exit Activity Bounced Back

As part of our research process, we track and analyze exit developments within the sector. The below chart shows retail technology exit activity over time. As you can see, retail technology exit activity hit a historic high in 2017, and then dipped in 2018 before rising in 2019 to 67 exits.

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Notable Retail Technology Startups and Ordermark Profile

To give you a view into our client-only research, here is an excerpt focused on notable startups. Below are the retail technology startups highlighted and profiled in our recent Quarterly Review.

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Venture Scanner Innovation Quadrants

Our Innovation Quadrants are a framework to guide you in the startup scouting process. The Innovation Quadrant organizes emerging technology categories into four states of innovation by plotting the categories on two axes. One axis uses average age to show maturity. The other uses average funding to give a sense of traction.

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Innovation Quadrant

Our Innovation Quadrant is a framework to compare emerging technology categories based on average funding and age.

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Sector Map

Our Sector Map provides an overview of Retail Technology categories and highlights a sampling of companies per category.

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