Services for mobile payments allow much faster and easier to shop at retail chains. All you have to do is to get a smartphone terminal to the cashier to pay for their goods. Panasonic’s new system engineers are working on a new system that gave a whole new dimension to this concept. According to their idea TheWallStreetJournal, your purchases to be scanned and automatically packaged and all you have to do is just to pay for them at checkout.
The company plans to equip stores with special scanners that can be used to these terminals. So you will not have to register with various payment services such as Amazon Go. Each product has a unique tag, which is read by the sensor and calculate its price. Panasonic’s new system believe that this system has its advantages and will allow much faster shopping, especially in the large retail chains. Similar technology could put an end to the tedious waiting in long queues in front of cash registers.
The system is already being used in one of the chain stores Lawson, which is located near the company’s office in Osaka, Japan. From the Panasonic started talks with a number of partners to accelerate its penetration into many other retailers worldwide. The packaging of your goods is an automated process and becomes much faster, eliminating the possibility cashier to make a mistake with your account. We shall see whether the system will be able to break into the European market.