Smartcart is a Finnish technology company with a primary focus on making life better. The company was founded in 2014 with the intent to provide easy-to-use intelligent shopping carts for retail with an integrated tablet and interface specifically tailored for each location. Smartcart helps customers with floorplans, locating products & searches, store info and even suggestions based on your location within the store. Smartcart can be tailored for every unique location. An integrated device and fully autonomous shopping cart - your personal shopping assistant.
View the location of your shopping cart and the products from your shopping list
Easily search available products and see the newest and hottest items
Browse through over 6000 inspiring recipes
Add products or ingredients from recipes to your shopping list
Check the nutrient content of selected product
Find out about store-specific special offers and local advertising information
One of the most common dilemma while shopping is where to actually find your products. We have an easy solution for this - our NAVIGATION feature; with our store-specific map you can see your shopping cart location as well as the location of all the items you are searching for. With Smartcart finding items around the shop is quick and easy.
Finding SPECIAL OFFERS or actually noticing the local marketing information can be a tricky thing at the grocery store, as the information overflow is usually quite lavishing. Smartcart is your solution for finding those specially priced items - scroll them all through just with a couple of clicks and never miss an offer again!
What to prepare for dinner? What should we eat today? These must be the most common questions on all of our daily shoppers' lips. Smartcart contains over 6000 RECIPES that are downloaded to our database. So when you need some new inspiration or simply just don't know what to eat - Smartcart is there to help you.
23 January 2018
Finnish smartcarts an agile alternative to infra-heavy AmazonGo
Smartcart’s Heiman: ”AmazonGo is a fun idea, but unsustainable for scaling” As American retail giant Amazon opened its first AmazonGo concept store in Seattle on Monday, Finnish digital retail start-up Smartcart’s CEO Petteri Heiman slams Bezoz’ latest creation as an “interesting test project”, but one that that is ultimately “economically unsustainable”. AmazonGo, the personnel and cashier free “walk-out store” conceived by Amazon relies on an infrastru
5 January 2018
From Southern Finland all the way to Lapland – in 2017 Smartcart expanded to over 50 stores
During year 2017 our operations expanded in Finland to over 50 stores. K-Supermarket Arabia was one of our first stores in January 2017. In the beginning of last year our operation was mainly focused on the Helsinki Metropolia Area and Southern Finland, but we quickly started to gain more shops all the way from middle-Finland to Lapland. Last Smartcarts of year 2017 were installed in Äkäslompolo, Lapland – distance between the first and last smart shoppers is over 850 kilometers, including more
5 December 2017
FINLAND’S LARGEST DIGITAL RETAIL MARKETING SURVEY
REACHING THE CONSUMER AT THE POINT OF SALE Digital marketing is rapidly gaining ground from traditional analogue advertising, but digitalization by itself is merely technological advancement – reaching the customer at the right time and place is what really makes the difference. While many want to believe that their shopping behaviour is rational and well planned, we know that the majority of final purchase decisions are made only in the store, while choosing between compe