Category: Self-Checkout

Self-Checkout, Tech

Five Reasons To Start Implementing A Mobile Self-Checkout Solution Today

March 20, 2017

Via: The Retail TouchPoints Blog

When you visit many retailers these days, it’s hard to ignore the fact that there are more self-checkout stations and fewer traditional cashiers. There’s a good reason for this transformation. While you may assume that young and middle-aged consumers are […]

Self-Checkout, Tech

Regional grocer offers the latest in mobile self-scanning technology

November 11, 2016

Via: Chain Store Age

Shoppers can skip the line and checkout on their phones at a new supermarket in San Luis Obispo At California Fresh Market, shoppers can download an app that lets them scan items’ barcodes to add to their purchase. Shoppers can […]

Self-Checkout, Tech

Sam’s Club rolls out scan-and-go mobile checkout to all stores

September 23, 2016

Via: Retail Dive

Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s Sam’s Club warehouse membership unit now supports scan-and-go mobile checkout service in all of its 645 U.S. stores, according to the company’s website. While in the store, a shopper scans each item’s barcode through an application downloaded […]

Self-Checkout, Tech

Self-Service Checkouts Turn Us Into Shoplifters Unless We See Ourselves On Screen

August 11, 2016

Via: Consumerist

Let’s face it, shoppers: self-checkout is a common feature, and generally expanding to more retailers. It’s a global phenomenon, which is why researchers in Britain audited transactions to find out the “shrinkage” rate at self-checkouts in several countries, and how […]

Self-Checkout, Tech

Regional grocer improves customer experience with automation

June 3, 2016

Via: Retailing Today

By removing manual effort from the checkout and cash management processes in stores, Sunbury, Pennsylvania-based supermarket chain Weis Markets Inc. is making shopping easier. Weis Markets has signed an agreement with Balance Innovations to provide its vbScout self-checkout management solution […]

In-Store Media, Self-Checkout, Tech

How Retail Store Of The Future Holds Keys For Retail Shopping Trends

May 2, 2016

Via: The Retail Doctor Blog

Everyone is busy trying to understand and predict the future of shopping and of retail in particular. But too many retailers have their heads down ignoring any new development as pie-in-the-sky or not relevant to them. They just want to […]

Featured, Self-Checkout

Self-service checkouts – what are the risks and advantages?

February 29, 2016

Via: Olivia Foster

The self-service checkout machines and kiosks are an automated alternative to the human cashier system that is in use for quite a few years now in the retail business. Supporting various payment methods, these machines allow customers to go through […]

Others, Self-Checkout, Tech

How Nijala Tweaked Their Shipping Strategy to Win More Sales

February 16, 2016

Via: Shopify Blog

Research shows that 68.95% of online shoppers don’t complete their checkout. The main reason? Shipping fees were too high. That’s a big incentive for online merchants to offer free shipping to potential customers. However, doing it in a way that makes […]

Point of Puchase, Self-Checkout

Checkpoint Systems Announces Roll Out With Japan’s Major Chain AEON RETAIL And Introduction Of RFID And Robots

January 8, 2016

Via: Innovative Retail Technologies News

Checkpoint Systems, Inc., a leading global supplier of merchandise availability solutions for the retail industry, recently announced that AEON RETAIL, a major Japanese retailer, is switching out existing acousto-magnetic (AM) electronic article surveillance (EAS) systems for Checkpoint’s radio frequency identification […]

In-Store Media, Self-Checkout

Touch Points will define Retail in 2016

December 30, 2015

Via: Independent Retailer

Retailers have been obsessed with improving the customer experience, experimenting with ‘revolutionary’ technologies like iBeacons or QR codes just to stay on the cutting edge and remain competitive. These projects are designed around the idea that, once installed, they’ll fulfill […]