LONDON (FNS) -- Portable self-scanning technology, already popular with several leading U.K. retailers, is gaining ground in the rest of Europe. Approximately 500 stores throughout the United Kingdom, France, Italy, Finland, Norway and Germany employ self-scanning technology. With more customers scanning, bagging and paying for their orders themselves, these retailers have been able to reassign front-end personnel to a variety of customer-service functions, sources told SN. Retailers have ...

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