Three Paths To Cashierless Retailing: Amazon, Nike And Saturn

Cashierless stores are moving even further into the retail mainstream. In addition to Amazon, which reportedly has started testing its Amazon Go tech in larger store formats, Nike has implemented a barcode-based solution at its New York City flagship store and German electronics retailer Saturn is deploying mobile self-checkout at its largest store in Hamburg. All three solutions seek to eliminate checkout friction at checkout and simplify the customer journey.

Sources claim Amazon is testing its cashierless technology at a larger store in Seattle, although an Amazon spokesperson declined to comment on the subject, according to Business Insider. The most likely venue for this…