Self-Checkout Lawsuit by Walmart and Scan and Go

Self-Checkout Scan and Go & Sams Club From CNBC Key Points  Walmart and its big-box warehouse subsidiary Sam’s Club accused rival retailer BJ’s Wholesale Club in a lawsuit filed Tuesday of stealing technology that powers a popular self-checkout option in the Sam’s Club mobile app. In the lawsuit, Walmart claims BJ’s launched a self-checkout feature in its mobile… Read More »

Check Out Kiosks and Just Walk Out

From Automated Retail Just Walk Out Check Out – Whole Foods Offers Amazon’s cashierless technology Just Walk Out Check Out News From supermarketnews Feb 2022 In Brief Another opening of Just Walk Out Checkout at Amazon Wholefoods, this time in DC “Just Walk out” turning into key phrase in tech circles Excerpt From Supermarket News Glover Park location is first… Read More »

Autonomous Check-in Check-Out Grocery Stores

Just Walk In then Just Walk Out Feb 2 Supermarket News Nice writeup on Nourish + Bloom.  Tagline is Frictionless retailer gets under way with high-tech grocery concept In Brief robotic delivery for autonomous grocery store — click for image Store is 1500 sq feet offers “walk in, walk out” functionality Related is Delhaize article from December 2021 over 1,500 SKUs,… Read More »

Check Out – Age Detection Via Facial Analysis (and a Camera) – Aldi & C-Stores in UK

A couple of developments in Age Verify using Facial Analysis and specifically Yoti platform. All in the UK.  NCR involved. From Prolific North Feb 3, 2022 UK Home Office Approves trial of age verification for sale of alcohol in shops. In Brief Will run alongside human checks, the tech will be used to help retailers stop selling alcohol to anyone… Read More »

Check-In Kiosks at Marriott Now Include Accessibility Functions

This is a catchup post of Marriott Kiosks Reported on Retail Systems Hospitality Update – Hotel Lobbies and Marriott Contactless Arrival Kiosks By Retail Systems | April 16, 2021 Contactless Arrival Kiosks Marriott Arrival Kiosk – click for full size From Hospitality Upgrade — Marriott Delivers on Consumer Desire for Enhanced Contactless Technology Marriott International, Inc. announced the debut of a pilot program… Read… Read More »

Patient Check-In Kiosk That is Truly Height Adjustable

From Kiosk Industry August 2021 Olea Kiosks®, Inc. Delivers Height Adjustable Austin Kiosk for Healthcare Patient Kiosk Check-In News from Olea Kiosks August 2021 Patient Kiosk Check-In Adjustable Height Olea Kiosks® Inc., today, announced the addition of its height-adjustable base for the Austin series kiosk.  This new addition is available for ordering now. With more than 2500 units in… Read More »

Court Kiosk – AI Kiosks for Government Check-In Kiosks

ARS Connect Court Kiosks at Government facilities and Courthouses Court Check-In Kiosk News — AI kiosk technology powers customer service check-in kiosks at government buildings   Court Kiosk – AI Kiosks ARS Connect, the technology company behind a new, state-of-the-art AI kiosk workforce platform, partnered with Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. on a self-service court kiosk solution aimed… Read More »