The UFCW Blog: Yet another issue with self-checkout:
We've discussed the impact of self-checkout on retail jobs - and how that impact poses a threat to one of the few growing sectors of our economy. Now, from USA Today, comes a report that
increased use of self-checkouts is connected with a spike in
intentional and unintentional theft - up to five times more than
when cashiers are working. Talk about a threat to the retail industry. Check out more @ the UFCW Blog.