WASHINGTON -- The growing popularity of self-scanning is forcing many retailers to rethink their front-end merchandising. When self-scanners were designed and installed, retailers and their equipment vendors focused on customer convenience and productivity gains. Little attention was paid to merchandising the highly profitable impulse products such as magazines and candy that traditionally made their home on racks surrounding the checkouts. As the retailers and their suppliers gather this ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Salary Survey 2015

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.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

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.

Already registered? here.