Starting a smart shopping cart business plan is a very good plan for retailers
Retailers are suffering a lot as customers are asked to stay less time in the supermarket as the coronavirus is still spreading all over the world . Customers just buy the essential items in daily life meanwhile the sales revenue in the supermarket is decreasing . During this situation , starting a smart shopping cart business plan is a very good plan for retailers .
There are three main reasons :
1) The smart shopping cart could help realize no contacting shopping .
Governments ask the general public to stay at home and stay less time when shopping in a supermarket , because this will protect the general public from the coronavirus . In a traditional shopping process using an ordinary shopping cart , customers have to communicate with the supermarket staff and the cashier to finish the shopping selecting and checking out process .
The smart shopping cart is equipped with a bar code scanner and a tablet PAD , it could support customers scan bar code of items one by one in the shopping process and check out directly on the cart . It means that no contacting has been realized in the shopping process .
2) The smart shopping cart could quicken the shopping process .
In traditional shopping process using an ordinary shopping cart , if customers don’t know the exactly location of the item they want , the customers usually have to ask the supermarket staff for help , and after customers have finished selecting items , they have to wait in line to be settled . All these process are time-consuming process , the smart shopping cart could help realize indoor navigation to help customers find what they need ,which will greatly quicken the shopping process and meanwhile lower the risk customers been affected by the Covid-19 .
3)The smart shopping cart could avoid long lines at the cash counter .
The most obvious advantages of smart shopping cart are that the smart shopping cart could help customers skip the cash counter and do self check out . In traditional shopping process , customers will gather at the cash counter waiting for the cashier scanning the bar code of items one by one and paying for the shopping bill .The smart shopping cart could avoid long lines at the cash counter and avoid gathering . (Editor： Superhii , Cindy Xin )