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A more convenient supermarket

  It’s a well known statistic that half of all shopping trips to supermarkets globally result in purchases of five or less items. In fact, the single most common purchase number is just one, but supermarkets still ineffectively serve quick shoppers. This is not because no serious efforts have been made in attempting to address the needs of quick trippers. For example, one approach to servicing them is the “convenience centre”, which is usually located near the entry of the store. In t