checkout Archives - Inside Retail

Poll: Is the checkout counter disappearing?

From scan-and-go payment apps to fully automated stores, the checkout is changing.

Instagram users can now buy items from ads without leaving app

Dior, Zara, Nike among brands participating in beta test.

Biggest electronics store in the world goes checkout-free

German electronics retailer follows in Amazon’s footsteps.

The Party People trials checkout-free store

Independent retailer follows in footsteps of retail giants.

Woolworths trials check-out free store in Sydney

Supermarket first in Australia to trial checkout-free concept.

Who’s spending money and who’s just wasting time?

Retailers talk about loss prevention, but with so much at stake what about abandoned sales prevention?

Why are up to 68 per cent of carts abandoned at the checkout?

Sponsored: retailers are potentially losing over two out of every three potential online shoppers that visit their website, but why?

A more convenient supermarket

Supermarkets need to drastically reconfigure the way they target quick shoppers, writes Herb Sorenson.

No more barcodes

Japanese company creates a scanner that reads items based on appearance rather than barcodes.