Imagine watching your favorite show and being able to instantly shop anything you see. Well, the idea will be reality before you realize. Slyce Inc. continues to perform as the leading presence in the visual search and recognition industry. The company is headquartered in Toronto and has created a name for themselves as being the “The Want Engine” in the retail and e-commerce space.
Slyce’s client acquisition include Fortune 50 company with an inventory of over 1.3 million products, among them are Toys”R”Us, Neiman Marcus, JCPenney, and Tilly’s. Its visual search platform integrates with retail brands and digital content providers and provides their customers an innovative way to discover by simply clicking images or products and making instant purchases over their mobile devices or on their desktop browsers.
Craves integrated with Slyce visual search technology has just been launched, a boutique fashion discovery app for iOS that uses advanced visual search. Craves is live to the public today and is a free download on iTunes. Google Shopping is being challenged by the visual bookmarking and search service Pinterest. Craves arrive at the right time which serves as a better tool for product discovery for consumers and connects them to trusted retailers and products they can buy now.
Visual search offers an advantage over keyword search. It is able to identify color, shape size and even text to identify brand and product names. It takes that convenience to the next level and cuts to the chase. If you see a product that you like and instead of asking where they bought the item, simply take a picture. Save the results in your app, no need of trying to remember the product or going to in-store to see if it’s available. Now with the visual search technology, you are able take a picture and have the search delivered to you instantly on your mobile device and buy it in seconds using your phone. We believe that visual search is going to change the retail experience forever.