Retail Automation Market Size, Share, Opportunities, COVID-19 Impact, And Trends By Type (Manual Intervention Terminals, Unattended Terminals), By Product (POS Terminal, RFID And Barcode, Warehouse Robotics, Automated Conveyor, Automatic Storage, And Retrieval System, Electronic Shelf Labels, Autonomous Guided Vehicle, Others), By Industry (Transportation And Logistics, Food And Beverage, Hypermarkets & Supermarkets, Healthcare & Pharma Industry, Fuel Stations, Automobile, Others), By Component (Hardware, Software) And By Geography - Forecasts From 2021 To 2026

Published: May 2021 | Report Code:  KSI061610184 | Pages:  129

The Retail Automation Market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 12.36% during the forecast period. Retail automation is the use of machines with built-in software to sell retail products. It is an innovative means for retailers to interact with their customers. The benefit associated with using such machines is that the retailer can access real-time information on sales and customer experience.

These machines can function throughout the day without incurring additional staffing costs or facing other hassles. Besides, operating costs and overhead expenses are also reduced by employing automation in processes. The capacity of the machines can be enhanced without compromising the quality of services, and they also provide easy to analyze data that can be used to achieve greater revenues for the retailer.

From the point of view of customers, the visual connection these automated machines are able to produce is an appealing feature for the customers. Additionally, the speed and convenience with which these machines complete their tasks is a major reason why these are preferred over manual workers. Customers also remain well-informed about the product to make informed choices.

Changing the lifestyle of consumers requires the best utilization of time and money for plenty of their tasks, so while indulging in purchases also, they tend to move into places where they get convenient and quick service. The proliferation of smart devices is also expected to boost the demand for the Retail Automation Market. The increasing footprints of machines such as vending machines, POS, Self-checkout terminals at varied places like airports, malls, restaurants, among others, are anticipated to bring a meaningful increase in the Retail Automation Industry. Several retail brands are also joining hands with technology solution providers to reduce the cost of purchase and installation of their automation machines.

The retail Automation Market is expected to grow at an exponential growth rate throughout the forecast period due to the security advantage it provides against theft, and defaults that humans are prone to commit.

Automation in retail is substituting conventional methods of maintaining records that were susceptible to errors, this is also a safety feature that this market is delivering to the retailers. Data analytics is a critical area where errors are easy to occur if the data is collected manually. Retail Automation is expected to overcome this drawback by working more efficiently than the human mind.

Geographically, Asia-Pacific Region is expected to see the highest CAGR in Retail Automation sales due to the rising disposable incomes of the people and a parallel rise in awareness of advancing technology. Citizens in countries like India are resorting to online payment interfaces due to governmental laws. E-commerce giants are augmenting the expectations of the customers even more. All such factors are expected to fuel the growth rate of this market in the APAC region.

While the American region is anticipated to hold a substantial market share owing to its developed nature and rapidly advancing technological changes.  The Middle East and Africa region is also expected to show a high growth rate throughout the forecast period

Retail Automation Market Scope:

Report Metric Details
 Growth Rate  CAGR of 12.36% during the forecast period
 Base year  2020
 Forecast period  2021–2026
 Forecast Unit (Value)  USD Billion
 Segments covered  Type, Product, Industry, Component, And Geography
 Companies covered  Nestle, Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc, Hero Group, Abbott, HiPP, Holle Baby Food AG,   Danone
 Customization scope  Free report customization with purchase



  • Retail Automation Market Forecast by Type
    • Manual Intervention Terminals 
    • Unattended Terminals 
  • Retail Automation Market Forecast by Product
    • POS Terminal
    • RFID and Barcode
    • Warehouse Robotics
    • Automated Conveyor
    • Automatic Storage and Retrieval System
    • Electronic Shelf Labels
    • Autonomous Guided Vehicle
    • Others
  • Retail Automation Market Forecast by Industry
    • Transportation and Logistics
    • Food and Beverage
    • Hypermarkets & Supermarkets
    • Healthcare & Pharma Industry
    • Fuel Stations
    • Automobile
    • Others
  • Retail Automation Market Forecast by Component
    • Hardware
      • POS Systems
      • Vending Machines
      • Barcode Scanner
      • Self-Checkout Systems
      • Others
    • Software
      • POS Software
      • E-commerce Management Software
      • Employee Management
      • Retail Management Software
      • Payment Processing Software
      • Inventory Management Software
      • Others
  • By Geography
    • North America
      • USA
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Others
    • Europe
      • UK
      • Germany
      • France
      • Others
    • The Middle East and Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Israel
      • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • Japan
      • China
      • India
      • Others

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q1. What are the growth prospects for Retail Automation Market?
A1. The Retail Automation Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 12.36% over the forecast period.
Q2. How is the Retail Automation Market segmented?
A2. The Retail Automation Market has been segmented by type, product, industry, component, and geography.
Q3. Which region holds the largest market share in the Retail Automation Market?
A3. The Middle East and Africa region is also expected to show a high growth rate throughout the forecast period.
Q4. What factors are anticipated to drive the Retail Automation Market growth?
A4. The proliferation of smart devices is also expected to boost the demand for the Retail Automation Market.
Q5. What is the base year considered in the Retail Automation Market report?
A5. 2019 has been taken as the base year in the Retail Automation Market report.

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