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J Sainsbury plc - Enterprise Tech Ecosystem Series

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    Company Profile

  • 23 Pages
  • September 2021
  • GlobalData
  • J Sainsbury plc
  • ID: 5144769
J Sainsbury plc. is exploring and utilizing technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), biometrics, blockchain, cryptocurrencies, the IoT, mobile, robo-advice, and wearables to achieve operational efficiencies, expand its payment solutions, and minimize security risks.

The report provides information and insights into Sainsbury's tech activities, including:

  • Insights of its digital transformation strategies and innovation hubs and accelerator programs.
  • Overview of technology initiatives covering partnerships, product launches, investments and acquisitions
  • Insights on each technology initiative including technology theme, objective, and benefits
  • Details of estimated ICT budgets and major ICT contracts


  • Sainsbury’s has been upgrading its retail stores with new digital solutions to provide easy, connected, fast, frictionless shopping experience for customers.
  • As a part of its online and contactless shopping strategy, Sainsbury’s is trialing a virtual queuing system that allows customers to join a socially-distanced queue at its supermarkets on a smartphone app, eliminating the need for them to physically wait in line outside supermarkets.

Reasons to Buy

  • Gain insights into Sainsbury's tech operations.
  • Gain insights into its tech strategies and innovation initiatives.
  • Gain insights into its technology themes under focus.
  • Gain insights into various product launches, partnerships, investments and acquisition strategies.

Table of Contents

  • Overview
  • Digital Transformation Strategy
  • Accelerator/Incubator & Other Innovation Programs
  • Technology Focus
  • Technology Initiatives
  • Acquisitions
  • Partnership, Investment, & Acquisition Network Map
  • ICT Budgets & Contracts
  • Key Executives
  • About the Publisher

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