Aldi opens first checkout-free supermarket

Retail Focus

Aldi has opened its first checkout-free store, where shoppers will be able to pick up products and leave without queuing to pay. Aldi has opened its first checkout-free store in Greenwich, south-east London (Aldi/PA). Aldi opens its checkout-free store to customers today.

Holiday Oil Company Introduces Cashierless Checkout Lanes

Retail Touch

Holiday Oil Company , a convenience store retailer with 67 locations in Utah, has selected the Gilbarco Veeder-Root Passport Express Lane self-checkout system, to help ease its labor challenges and create a frictionless shopping experience.

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Ikea trials mobile checkout in Queensland stores

Inside Retail

Ikea is trialing in-store Mobile checkout in its Logan and North Lakes stores in Queensland with the aim of speeding up the buying experience at the furniture and homewares chain. The post Ikea trials mobile checkout in Queensland stores appeared first on Inside Retail.

Circle K Parent to Roll Out Self-Checkout Tech to 7,000 Stores

Retail Touch

parent company of the Circle K convenience store chain, will purchase more than 10,000 touchless self-checkout systems, with plans to deploy them in more than 7,000 Circle K and Couche-Tard stores in the U.S., The entire checkout process can be completed in 10 seconds. “We’re

PayPal strives to improve checkout

Retail Dive

The company aims to improve the checkout experience for both merchants and consumers, with new services being tested this year, CEO Dan Schulman said

Dollar General to Trial 100% Self-Checkout Stores at 200 Locations

Retail Touch

Discount variety chain Dollar General is looking to self-checkout as a way to “leverage and reinforce our position as a low-cost operator,” COO Jeff Owen told analysts on the company’s Q1 earnings call on May 26, 2022.

Toshiba Self Checkout System 7 Supports Low-Touch Checkout Experiences

Retail Touch

Toshiba offers the existing Self Checkout System 7 , a solution designed to help retailers deliver fast, convenient and personalized checkout experiences. Solution Spotlight Point-Of-Sale (POS) point of sale toshiba self checkout self checkout system 7

Dollar General Begins Testing Self-Checkout Concept

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has begun testing out a self-checkout-only concept through some existing locations, according to the company’s Chief Operating Officer Jeff Owen, who revealed this during the company’s first-quarter earnings call last Thursday. Dollar General (Goodlettsville, Tenn.)

BP Tests Automated Checkout Technology

VMS

BP (London) is the latest retailer to test frictionless checkout technology in its convenience stores, reports Forbes. Next year, BP will test automated checkout technology from San Francisco-based startup Grabango at ten of its Amoco-branded locations.

Walmart Sues BJ’s Over Mobile Self-Checkout Technology

Retail Touch

Cashierless checkout technologies, including these types of apps as well as those powered by computer vision that don’t require scanning barcodes, rose in popularity among consumers concerned about sanitary and health issues stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic. Walmart Inc.

Royal Farms Adds Self-Checkout at More Than 250 Stores

Retail Touch

Convenience store retailer Royal Farms will implement NCR Corporation ’s self-checkout solutions in all of its more than 250 locations. Self-checkout has become an important option for today’s touch-conscious shoppers, and its adoption is only expected to increase.

Union Challenges Macy’s Self-Checkout Policy

VMS

A union that represents Macy’s (New York) employees has won its challenge of a self-checkout-based sales policy that eliminate their commissions, reports CNBC. In the future, Macy’s is required to exclude departments that offer commission-based pay from the self-checkout feature.

Self-checkout tech maker Mashgin raises $62.5M

Retail Dive

The company's touchless checkout system doesn't need barcodes and instead uses AI and computer vision to identify products

Reports: ABG Files Suit Against Bolt for Failure to Deliver on One-Click Checkout Promises

Retail Touch

Despite the lawsuit, ABG still uses Bolt checkout for some of its brands. We look forward to continuing to work closely with Forever 21 and Lucky Brand on delivering the best checkout experience for their shoppers.”.

Bed Bath & Beyond to Introduce Self-Checkouts

VMS

Bed Bath & Beyond (Union, NJ) will install self-checkout technology at its stores following a successful pilot program at the retailer’s New York City flagship, Retail Touchpoints writes.

GK Helps Retailers Enable Checkout-Free Store Shopping

Retail Touch

Omnichannel retailer solution provider GK has launched scanless checkout through GK Go , part of its CLOUD4RETAIL service suite. The just walk out technology has the capability to accept card or cash payments at a payment tower, on a consumer’s mobile phone and at a staffed checkout.

Dollar General piloting self-checkout-only stores

Retail Dive

The test will involve about 200 of the discount retailer's 18,000-plus locations and run throughout 2022, Chief Operating Officer Jeff Owen said

Checkout-free grocery shopping gets worldwide test drive

Inside Retail

Last month, global supermarket brand Aldi opened its first checkout-free supermarket to the public, following an in-house trial, allowing customers in Greenwich, London, to walk in, pick up their groceries, and walk out without going to a till.

Let Shoppers Checkout with Amazon Pay

Small Biz Trends

Pros of Letting Shoppers Checkout with Amazon Pay. Cons of Letting Shoppers Checkout with Amazon Pay. This article, " Let Shoppers Checkout with Amazon Pay " was first published on Small Business Trends. Amazon Pay is a fast and easy way to purchase products and services.

Tesco launches first checkout-free high street store

Retail Focus

Tesco is launching its first checkout-free high street store where shoppers can pick up their groceries and leave without the need for a till. The post Tesco launches first checkout-free high street store appeared first on Retail Focus - Retail Design.

Self-Checkout Solution Provider Raises $62.5 Million

Retail Touch

Mashgin , a self-checkout solution powered by AI and computer vision, has raised $62.5 The Mashgin solution speeds checkout by reading multiple items simultaneously, although it requires shoppers to set their purchases down on the countertop devices’ base to operate.

New Self-Checkout Tech Doesn’t Need Barcodes

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An upstart tech company is scaling its self-checkout technology, which is able to scan multiple items in mere seconds, Forbes writes. The post New Self-Checkout Tech Doesn’t Need Barcodes appeared first on Visual Merchandising and Store Design.

H&M opens up donations at checkout to support vaccinating kids worldwide

Inside Retail

The partnership relies on the launch of Adyen’s ‘Giving’ platform, which allows merchants to accept charitable donations during an online checkout process. The post H&M opens up donations at checkout to support vaccinating kids worldwide appeared first on Inside Retail.

GIANT Launches Frictionless Checkout at Associates-Only C-Store

Retail Touch

The grocery company also operates a 150 -square-foot checkout-free store outside the Albert Heijn convenience store’s support office in the Netherlands. News Briefs Point-Of-Sale (POS) ahold delhaize frictionless checkout GIANT just walk out retail business services

Tampa Bay Lightning’s Arena Adds One-Click Checkout for In-Seat Purchases

Retail Touch

The Tampa Bay Lightning and Amalie Arena have partnered with Fast to provide a streamlined “headless checkout” experience when fans purchase merchandise. The one-click checkout experience eliminates redirects to merchant sites that require logins and entering additional information.

Chartwells Debuts Checkout-Free C-Store at University of Houston

Retail Touch

The retailer recently debuted its first store to be retrofitted with checkout-free technology at the University of Houston campus.

How to Build a Strong, Customer-Centric Self-Checkout Strategy

Retail Touch

Self-checkout is already a big part of how customers shop — according to RBR’s report, “EPOS and Self Checkout in 2020” , shipments of self-checkout solutions increased by 52% in 2019 to a new record high. Executive ViewPoints Payments toshiba self checkout Paul Lysko

Mastercard to launch biometric checkout tool for retailers

Retail Dive

The company plans to try out facial recognition and hand scanning technology in multiple countries

Delek Implements Contactless Self-Checkout at 70 Convenience Stores

Retail Touch

Delek US Holdings will implement AI-powered self-checkout at more than 70 Delek DK convenience stores in Texas by late summer 2021, through a partnership with Mashgin. Mashgin’s autonomous self-checkout is 300% faster, frictionless, and social distance-friendly.

Authentic Brands Group sues checkout startup Bolt

Retail Dive

ABG alleges Bolt's software services led to technology failures and lost sales, but Bolt denies the claims

Nisa university store doubles self-service checkouts for speed and safety

Talking Retail

A Nisa Local serving the University of York has more than doubled the number of its self-service checkouts to improve safety in the pandemic as well as speed up service. This story continues at Nisa university store doubles self-service checkouts for speed and safety.

The customer is in control: Here’s the new payment and checkout experience

Inside Retail

Of course, physical retail has had to undergo a few changes since the first wave of Covid, particularly at entry, payment and checkout. The other side of the checkout experience is assisted service, when the cashier helps and engages with the customer. “In

Bolt Enables One-Click Checkout Across its Retailer Network

Retail Touch

Checkout experience platform Bolt has launched Bolt SSO Commerce, a single sign-on checkout experience. The platform offers shoppers one-click checkout across all retailers in the Bolt network, with the goal of letting retailers offer first-time shoppers a more personalized experience.

Shekel Introduces Contactless Checkout Solution For Grocers

Retail Touch

Shekel , an AI-powered advanced weighing solution provider, has introduced Fast Track, a touchless machine learning-based cloudless self-checkout solution for supermarkets. Solution Spotlight Point-Of-Sale (POS) self checkout shekel

Koyo Group Trials Biometric Checkout-Free Technology at Japanese Hotel

Retail Touch

Koyo Group , which operates convenience stores and restaurants in hospitals and other facilities across Japan, has partnered with Zippin and Fujitsu to open a checkout-free store in the Yokohama Techno Tower Hotel in Kanagawa.

Fujitsu Market Place Self-Checkout goes live in the UK

Retail Times

Fujitsu is today announcing that Fujitsu Market Place Self-Checkout (SCO) is live in a fast-fashion store in the UK. Designed as an integral part of Fujitsu Market Place, and targeted at fashion and specialty retailers, Market Place Self-Checkout serves to re-invent the in-store experience by offering easy, in-store checkout flexibility for shoppers. Retail News Retail Technology Retailer News Fujitsu Market Place Self-Checkout

Aldi opens first checkout-free supermarket

365 Retail

Aldi has opened its first checkout-free store, where shoppers will be able to pick up products and leave without queuing to pay. Aldi has opened its first checkout-free store in Greenwich, south-east London (Aldi/PA). Aldi opens its checkout-free store to customers today.

‘Checkout-Free’ Solution Provider Raises $30 Million

Retail Touch

The AiFi solution delivers a checkout-free experience and provides a variety of customizations and operational tools to help retailers build and operate autonomous stores. ” News Briefs AI & Machine Learning aifi cashierless retail checkout-free tech autonomous store

Aldi testing first checkout-free store in London

Talking Retail

Aldi is using staff to experiment with using checkout-free shopping in one of its London stores. This story continues at Aldi testing first checkout-free store in London.

Bed Bath & Beyond to Roll Out Self-Checkout Solution

Retail Touch

After a successful pilot of stationary self-checkout technology at its recently renovated NYC flagship store, Bed Bath & Beyond will deploy solutions from NCR at select locations nationwide. “As

CONAD expands deployment of Diebold Nixdorf self-checkout solutions

Retail Times

Conad Nord Ovest, one of the most important cooperatives in the national large-scale retail trade, has further expanded its collaboration with Diebold Nixdorf and Distribution Service, a retail sales management and technology provider, to deploy innovative, self-checkout solutions in its stores.

San Francisco startups vie for checkout dominance

Retail Dive

In the crowded checkout technology space, startups Bolt and Fast are competing to become the company known for making the process smoother and speedier

How to Set up Your Checkout Counter to Increase Sales

National Retail Solutions

It’s no longer sufficient for a small company’s checkout counter to be a place where employees ring up customers’ purchases. Today, checkout counters promote your business and encourage customers to make impulse purchases.