Escorted Shopper System

Silver
2001

Client: Symbol Technologies Inc.

Shopping can be a frustrating experience as retailers hire fewer, younger and less experienced personnel. Retail employees could deploy the store's existing computer network with this device they can wear on their wrist or finger. They could execute a transaction without using a busy cash register or give customers more precise information.

Contact: Alistair Hamilton, IDSA,
Symbol TechnologiesInc.,
631.738.4853;
arh@symbol.com

Designers: Chris Hosmer, IDSA, Syracuse University