Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Amazon’s year on the Go: Ninth store opens as customers and company embrace walk-out tech

Amazon has been making a Go of its cashier-less convenience stores for nearly a year, since opening its first location to the public in Seattle on Jan. 22. Tuesday the tech giant opens its ninth Amazon Go store, and second in San Francisco, and the official company line is that customers love the experience and the company loves its technology.

The opening of the new store, at 1,750 square feet, comes just a week after Amazon unveiled another location in Seattle that was much more compact, at just 450 square feet.. . . more