Will Amazon Go mark the end of manned checkouts?
The impact of Amazon Go has shaken up retail with its cashier-less checkout concept. This has led many to question whether this spells the beginning of the end for traditional, manned checkouts. I would contend, no. It is always best to take a pragmatic view when looking to predict what impact technologies like those that enable Amazon Go’s Just Walk Out checkout-less shopping experience is likely to have on the wider industry.