NEDO to Conduct a Demonstration Test for Integrating Digital Receipts into Social Infrastructure
– Aims to further understanding of customers based on individuals’ purchase history data –
January 31, 2018
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
NEDO, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), and TOSHIBA TEC Corp. will jointly conduct a demonstration test for integrating digitized shopping receipts(digital receipts) into social infrastructure. The test will be held in Machida, Tokyo, from February 13 to 28. The test system for digital receipts app will be introduced to 27 local retail stores of varying specialties.
By evaluating the results of the demonstration, challenges to facilitate utilization of purchase history data from the individual customers will be clarified. After the evaluation, a standard specification of the digital receipts will be released by METI.
For more information, please contact:
NEDO Internet of Things Promotion Department
Contact Persons: Omiya, Kudo, Hattori Tel: +81-44-520-5211