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Category: Self-Checkout


Self-Checkout, Tech

Why Checkout-Free Tech Is the Efficient, Convenience-Focused Tech Shoppers Demand

October 23, 2020

Via: Retail Info Systems News

Everything about the retail experience has changed — including when and if we snag a few impulse goodies on the way out. At Mars, we have had our eyes on this shift long before COVID-19 upended “normal” retail interactions, but […]


Self-Checkout, Tech

Checkout-free convenience store opens on Texas college campus

October 12, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

Checkout-free technology is growing in popularity among food retailers looking to reduce friction for customers, and the pandemic is helping to amplify the trend by highlighting the advantages of letting shoppers exit stores quickly. Standard’s installation at the University of […]


Self-Checkout, Tech

Amazon rolls out new biometric palm-scanning technology at its stores with Amazon One

September 29, 2020

Via: Charged

Amazon is introducing new state-of-the-art palm-scanning technology at its Amazon Go stores, enabling customers to pay, present loyalty cards and enter locations with their hands. The retail giant has launched Amazon One, a new palm scanning system which uses “custom-built […]


FMCG products, Retail Types, Self-Checkout, Tech

Amazon Fresh grocery store opens touting low prices and cashier-free checkout

September 17, 2020

Via: RetailWire

The first Amazon Fresh grocery store is officially open to the public in Woodland Hills, CA, and the retailer is promising low everyday prices across the store on a mix of national, local and private brands as well as “delicious […]


FMCG products, Retail Types, Self-Checkout, Tech

Amazon Go to launch in UK by 2021 as it enters talks to open 30 stores

August 3, 2020

Via: Charged

Amazon Go grocery stores will hit the UK high streets by the end of the year as the online giant enters negotiations for 30 sites across the country. Amazon has reportedly finalised a deal to open 10 of its high-tech […]


E-commerce, Retail Types, Self-Checkout, Tech

Target to sell products through Instagram Checkout

May 22, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

When Instagram debuted its in-app checkout feature in March 2019, it enlisted more than 20 brands, including Adidas, Nike, Zara and Warby Parker. The feature went on to be a pivotal channel for brands to directly capitalize on their followership. […]


Self-Checkout, Tech

7-Eleven expands Evolution Store concept

February 28, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

7-Eleven’s Dallas Evolution store, which opened last spring, “exceeded the retailer’s expectations,” according to the company release, raising the bar for a nationwide expansion as high-tech competitor Amazon Go continues to grow and evolve. The concept serves as a testing […]


Self-Checkout, Tech

Shoppers have a love/hate relationship with self-checkouts

February 19, 2020

Via: RetailWire

Consumers are increasingly favoring self-checkout because of the perception that it can be faster than using a cashier. Frustrations, however, with the technology persist. A recent Wall Street Journal article — “Stores and Shoppers Agree: Self-Checkout Is Hard” — details […]


Self-Checkout, Tech

7-Eleven tests cashierless store at Texas HQ

February 7, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

The debut of the cashierless store is the latest tech component 7-Eleven has introduced into its operations. As the company notes in its announcement, the retailer launched its mobile checkout feature and the 7NOW delivery service. The company also announced […]


Others, Self-Checkout, Tech

7-Eleven launches cashierless store despite growing US ban on the format

February 6, 2020

Via: Charged

7-Eleven is piloting a cashierless store at its headquarters in Texas despite the increasing legislative crackdown on the format across the US. The 700sq ft pilot store is now open to employees, selling a range of the convenience store giants […]