Brits are stealing millions of dollars in groceries by ringing up everything as carrots

Organic avocados are expensive. So are fresh figs and heirloom tomatoes and the like. You know what’s cheap? Carrots. Which is why British supermarket shoppers have been weighing their produce as carrots at self-checkout stations, totaling than $4 million in supermarket theft in the past four years. The Independent reports [...]

2018-05-30T16:24:15+00:00May 30th, 2018|Tags: , |

Albertsons, Vons getting rid of most self-checkout lanes at Southern California stores

As more retailers add self-serve checkout lanes, Albertsons and Vons supermarkets in Southern California are sticking to old-school service. The parent company of Albertsons, Vons and Pavilions said it is eliminating self-checkout lanes at 96 of its 352 stores in Southern California to give better one-on-one service to shoppers. “Our [...]

2016-11-30T17:46:12+00:00November 30th, 2016|Tags: , , |