DALLAS -- Last week Albertsons announced that it has completed the rollout of a portable self-checkout system to its 103 stores in this market, the first major implementation of this application in the United States. The application, called the Portable Shopping System, from Symbol Technologies, Holtsville, N.Y., includes a handheld scanning device used by customers as they shop the store to scan products and create a running tally of their purchases (cancelling selections if they change ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Why Register for FREE?
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.