and Zebra Technologies Recognized on Retail CIO Radar 2022

Inaugural list features most innovative and transformative retail technology solution providers

DALLAS and LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. Jan. 18, 2022 Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), an innovator at the front line of business with solutions and partners that deliver a performance edge, and, a leader in AI-powered SaaS solutions for consumer products and retail insights, now part of Zebra, have been recognized by Retail Today magazine as a leader in the Merchandising category in Retail CIO Radar 2022. This is a first-of-its kind annual list of most innovative and transformative retail technology solution providers.

"We applaud and Zebra Technologies for their leadership in the Merchandising category of the Retail CIO Radar 2022. They join an elite-list of winning companies every retailer needs to know as they consider and develop their digital transformation strategies," said John Mathews, Managing Editor, Retail Today magazine. “This special edition helps CIOs and retail business leaders cut through market hype when prioritizing retail technology investments in a disruptive and unpredictable digital business environment." is trusted by Fortune 1000 global brands, enabling retailers to make faster, smarter, and more profitable business decisions by leveraging their advanced analytical solutions to provide the granular, data-driven insights retailers need to compete and win in today’s challenging and variable retail environment.

"We are pleased to be part of the Retail CIO Radar 2022,” said Yogesh Kulkarni, Co-CEO of “This recognition is a testament to the commitment, dedication, and contribution of the team to achieving our mission of enabling digital transformation by leveraging AI for retail, consumer goods, and manufacturing companies."

Zebra’s products, software, services, analytics and solutions are used to intelligently connect people, assets and data to help businesses globally in a number of industries make business-critical decisions, accelerate operational efficiency and improve associate productivity and customer experiences.

“We’re honored to be recognized as part of the Retail CIO Radar 2022 as it reflects our commitment to providing innovative solutions to help retailers win,” said Suresh Menon, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Software Solutions, Zebra Technologies. “With the growth of the on-demand economy, retailers rely on Zebra to help optimize inventory and build smarter operations.”

Retail Today's editorial team analyzed the universe of Retail solutions in 16 categories—scanning nearly 7,000 applicants and nominees. A panel of industry experts, analysts and the Retail Today Editorial Board selected the leaders based on criteria including their innovative and transformative capabilities, industry significance, track record, team strength and competency, and leadership in the industry among others.


Serving Fortune 1000 companies globally, – now part of Zebra Technologies – is rethinking the way retail and consumer products companies use AI to solve real business problems. offers solutions that inform the most important business decisions, from supply chain to merchandising to marketing, empowering world-class retail and consumer products companies to digitally transform their businesses to achieve substantial business results. To learn more, visit


Zebra (NASDAQ: ZBRA) empowers organizations to thrive in the on-demand economy by making every front-line worker and asset at the edge visible, connected and fully optimized. With an ecosystem of more than 10,000 partners across more than 100 countries, Zebra serves customers of all sizes – including 94% of the Fortune 100 – with an award-winning portfolio of hardware, software, services and solutions that digitize and automate workflows. Supply chains are more dynamic, customers and patients are better served, and workers are more engaged when they utilize Zebra innovations that help them sense, analyze and act in real time. In 2021, Zebra expanded its industrial automation portfolio with its Fetch Robotics acquisition and increased its machine vision and AI software capabilities with the acquisitions of Adaptive Vision and Zebra is #25 on Newsweek’s inaugural list of America’s Most Loved Workplaces and on Forbes’ list of America’s best employers for the fifth year. Learn more at or sign up for news alerts. Follow Zebra’s Your Edge blog, LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook, and check out our Story Hub: Zebra Perspectives.

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