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Watson is just one example of software in the growing field of cognitive computing, in which computers can be trained to ‘know’ things and become experts on particular topics.

Analysis: How can IBM’s supercomputer improve the retail sector?

IBM’s Watson supercomputer has won a game show and helped diagnose and treat cancer patients. Now it’s being put to work in retail.

Zalando will roll out its image recognition functionality to the UK as it reveals its app has been downloaded five million times across Europe.

German etailer Zalando rolls out image recognition feature to UK app

Zalando will roll out image recognition functionality to the UK as it reveals its app has been downloaded five million times across Europe.

The Co-op has been running a #shelfie campaign on Twitter to help cut food waste

Co-operative targets food waste with #shelfie social media campaign

During the recession shoppers made a big effort to avoid wasting food – a trend which has persisted since the downturn ended.

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