Tech. Sprint

Tech. Sprint

​A battle of the techies! 24 hours, 1 challenge, and the biggest brainiacs in retail technology

The Tech. Sprint brought together leading visionaries in retail tech to generate new and innovative ideas. Taking place at the Tech. on 12 and 13 September, the teams duked it out over a 24 hour period to come up with the best tech solutions to a challenge set by the Retail Week team. The teams pitched their solutions to our expert judging panel, with the three best teams battling it out on our Discovery Stage.


The Challenge

24 hours to make sustainability a retail reality

Last year’s Tech . Sprint looked to tackle the pertinent topic of sustainability. The Tech. Sprint teams battled it out to find creative, sustainable tech solutions to anything from helping consumers make more environmentally conscious decisions, through to increasing visibility across the supply chain, or reducing waste across the business. This hack highlighted how technology can drive retailers' green initiatives and deliver a future that meets customer expectations with minimal impact on the planet

The teams

The Judges

Entries for the Tech. Sprint are closed