Sina Technology News, Beijing time on September 8 morning news, Amazon said on Friday that it plans to open in New York "Amazon Go"; unmanned grocery store, continue to expand business in the city outside the headquarters of Seattle.
The Amazon Go store doesn't have a cashier, and shoppers can shop with the help of a smartphone app, and the launch of the unmanned store concept will change the physical retail industry.
“We plan to open Amazon Go in New York. & rdquo; An Amazon spokesperson said, but did not disclose the specific time.
Customers must scan the smartphone app to enter the store. Once inside the store, the camera and sensor track what they picked up from the shelves and what they put back. Later, when they leave, Amazon will automatically charge the credit card they added.
In January, Amazon opened its first concept store in Seattle, and the number has now increased to three. It said in May that it plans to open Amazon Go in Chicago and San Francisco.