Innovation watch: Hointer uses robotic technology to pull in male shoppers

Hointer store, Seattle

Can you get guys to actually enjoy shopping for clothes? A pilot store in Seattle from online retailer Hointer is trying, by bringing some of the click-and-browse functionality of the web into a physical space.

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