It wasn't long ago that the chief purpose of technology was to enhance operational efficiency through the quicker execution of what had been manual activities. That worked well: Technology made it possible to more effectively schedule labor against peak front-end times; and labor could be redeployed to better advantage, such as by moving random-weight scales out of departments and to the point of purchase. A myriad of background activities, such as disbursing pay or satisfying invoices, ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Salary Survey 2015

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess 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’sFREE, 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 grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister 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.