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Eliminating the Check-out Line at the Convenience Store

An example for where technology is taking us.

by Eric Holdeman / January 20, 2018

In the near future, there will be many stores without checkout lines or checkers. See this article that highlights what Amazon is starting on Monday, Jan. 22, Inside Amazon Go, a Store of the Future.

Call it automation or call it robotics, it is an example of how technology is going to change many of the people interfacing type of jobs. For now, stores will still need people to stock the shelves.