Electronic shelf labels (ESL) are connected, low-power ‘e-paper’ display devices that can replace traditional paper labels and can display text, numbers, icons, lines, barcodes and pictures. They enable retailers to automatically update individual shelf price labels from a central point across multiple stores and branches—or in certain geographic locations—at the touch of a button.
The number of Bluetooth® devices and applications is constantly increasing. Applications such as warehouse asset tracking, smart home devices, livestock tracking, and remote-controlled devices require long range both functionally and superior user experience.
The next time you go shopping, take a peek at the shelves around you — you may notice an upgrade that, while subtle, is set to elevate the consumer experience. Electronic shelf labels (ESLs) are slowly replacing paper price tags in supermarkets, retail stores, and other brick-and-mortar businesses to provide shoppers and store employees with […]
Bluetooth 5.4 introduces support for bi-directional, large-scale, one-to-many networking, driven by wireless standardization needs of the electronics shelf label (ESL) market. This session explores some of the applications and features of Bluetooth 5.4. Watch Now
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HADM, or high accuracy distance measurement using Bluetooth does exactly what it says – measures distance with high accuracy for ranging applications. Silicon Labs is bringing more than just accuracy improvements with our HADM solution. We have an accurate + secure + reliabile + simple solution for measuring distance between devices using Bluetooth – even […]
Kayla Myrhow discusses Electronic Shelf Labels (ESLs) powered by Bluetooth® technology. ESLs are changing retail with dynamic pricing, inventory control, promotions, and more. They integrate with Bluetooth modules and smartphones, thanks to Bluetooth 5.4 unlocking frictionless retail and beyond—interoperable standards, healthcare impact, and replacing digital signage.
ABI Research Senior Director Andrew Zignani and Bluetooth SIG’s Senior Product Marketing Manager Kayla Myrhow discuss the ins and outs of Bluetooth® Electronic Shelf Label (ESL) standard, including where this market is headed, what challenges lie ahead for ESL growth, and how retailers can take advantage of the potential within this technology.