Amazon Go

Amazon Go store
Mark Lennihan/AP
May 08, 2019 - 2:30 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon launched its high-tech Go convenience store a year ago, where shoppers can pull items off the shelf and walk out. Now it's adding a decidedly low-tech feature: accepting cash. Its new store that opened in New York City Tuesday is the first Amazon Go store to do so. At its...
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Standard Store
Standard Cognition
November 29, 2018 - 12:01 pm
By Rachel Metz, CNN Business (CNN) -- Until this fall, Chintan Maniar managed nearly 200 employees at a Target store in San Jose, California. Now, after 20 years at the big-box retailer, he manages a much tinier storefront in San Francisco. It's staffed by many more cameras than people, and...
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Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon’s new cashier-less stores.
AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File
June 14, 2018 - 6:43 pm
Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon's new cashier-less stores. One firm building automated checkout systems, Ava Retail, said Thursday it is working with Microsoft on the technology for physical stores. Both companies have headquarters...
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