Whole Foods’ Scaled-Down 365 Store Has Robots, but No Tattoo Parlor
There’s a lot riding on a robot — the teaBot, to be exact — but not for the Canadian start-up behind the machine.
Rather, it is 365, the much anticipated new grocery concept from Whole Foods
Markets, that is banking on the robotic kiosk and a host of other bells
and whistles to reverse the company’s waning fortunes. The first store,
here in Silver Lake, a neighborhood in the East Side of Los Angeles,
opens in two weeks.. . . more