Aug 21, 2019


Categories: Radio

Radios in the Retail Industry

Two-way radios are used in a wide range of sectors, in particular the retail industry. Radios provide retailers with fast communication between warehouses, security teams, management and staff members. Radios in the retail industry not only allow for easy communication, but they also improve customer experience by cutting down waiting time.

Whilst improved customer experience is a great factor in the use of two-way radio systems, it’s arguably not the most important. The use of radios in the retail industry increases safety by allowing staff to easily contact security teams at the touch of a button to inform them of any shoplifting or anti-social behaviour.

In a busy environment strong communication is vital, making quality two-way radios a necessity. A licence free radio is a suitable, cost-effective solution for retail, so here’s some we think would be great.

Motorola XT460

Motorola XT460

The XT400 (XT460) Series combines outstanding quality with excellent affordability, offering crisp audio and performance even in hard use, high noise or harsh conditions.  Communication is convenient with customised channel announcements, voice-activated mode (with or without accessory) and loud and clear audio output.

Hytera PD755/755G

Hytera PD755/755GHytera’s PD7 Series is built to the DMR Standard and is rich in both voice and data features. The design of the PD7 is approved to rigorous IP67 and MIL-STD 810 testing. This ensures the radio is robust and reliable, giving its user complete peace of mind.



The new IC-F4400D radio series incorporates cutting edge design, superb performance and a comprehensive range of features including built-in GPS and Bluetooth, ‘Active Noise Cancelling’ technology, digital voice playback and an USB port for easy programming and data transfer.

These are just a few radios we think would benefit those working in a busy shop environment. If you’re looking for advice on radios in the retail industry get in touch with a member of our team here.