19 April 2017
Five major convenience store operators in Japan will introduce self-checkout counters that can scan all items in a basket, instead of one by one. It is estimated that an investment of up to JPY100 bn (US$918.8m) will be needed for the implementation of the technology in 50,000 stores.
Technology driving shopper efficiency
Seven & I Holdings, East Japan Railway, Lawson, Ministop and FamilyMa...