On May 31st, 2018, Auchan Retail held the conference of core suppliers in its headquarter, Lille, France. More than 40 core suppliers and Auchan Retail indirect purchase directors from 12 countries around the world attended this conference.
Hanshow was invited to attend this conference and won the enterprise Innovation Award which is only for three enterprises, and Hanshow was the only Chinese enterprise for this award, which proves Auchan Retail’s direct approval and affirmation for Hanshow Technology’s innovation ability and product application value. During the conference, Chen Jun, who is the Vice President of Hanshow Technology, gave an excellent speech sharing Hanshow Technology’s development plan in the future, the applications of ESL and the Smart Store Solutions., which was highly regarded by the attendees in the conference.
In the afternoon of the same day, Hanshow’s sales managers of various regions and Auchan Retail’s purchase directors made one by one meetings correspondingly, and had detailed communication regarding the development plan in the future, which laid the foundation for promoting the accelerated implementation of installing the ESL in Auchan’s global stores.
Auchan Retail and Hanshow Technology signed the contract in May, 2017 which is recognized as Auchan Retail’s global strategic partner. Hanshow is Auchan Retail’s global exclusive supplier for ESL solutions for 5 years, and both parties co-develop the innovation solution for Auchan Retail. Auchan Retail believes Chinaleads the global retail industry in terms of business model and innovation. The popularization and wide use of mobile payment accelerate the converge of online and offline commerce as well as the development of new retail model in China. With new technologies and new applications, Chinese innovation-oriented retail solutions greatly widen the horizons of many retailers in the world. Hanshow Technology has in-depth and profound understanding in new retail and IoT whoseESL products and Smart Store Solutions simplify the work flow of the stores, enhance and optimize the shopping experience of customers, as well as increase the operation efficiency for retailers. Hanshow innovation laboratory is continuously developing smart store solutions and redefines the standards of the store work efficiency and shopping experience.
Till now, Hanshow Technology’s ESL products have taken the leading position in the world and had 30 million ESLs installed in more than 30 countries around the world. As the industry leader, Hanshow’s market share is higher than 95% in China. Furthermore, more than 50% of Fortune 100 Retail Group in China are clients of Hanshow.