Why Amazon Go is a ‘No-Go’ for Most Retailers

In The Daily Scoop by Lauren Parker, Accessories MagazineLeave a Comment

As Nick Wingfield, technology correspondent for The New York Times described in his vivid, first-hand account of shopping at the Amazon Go store, it’s hard not to get excited about the future of retailing. And while the retail industry can use all the good press it can get, I’m not sure this is it. It was a strange juxtaposition to see giddy customers line up for hours for the privilege to “grab and dash” a box of granola bars and a vanilla soda only to avoid a checkout line in the store — an ironic twist that was amusingly lampooned on a recent episode of “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah.” Read more at Total Retail