Instacart debuts AI-driven ‘smart carts’ to NYC retailers

The future is in aisle 5. Smart carts powered by artificial intelligence are being rolled out in Big Apple supermarkets and will do almost everything for you except prepare your food. Instacart’s Caper Carts uses AI to identify items, prices, and weight of produce, allowing shoppers to check out stress-free with just a click on […]

Abandoned shopping carts cost taxpayers thousands of dollars – CNN

New York CNN — Santa Fe, New Mexico, paid a local contractor $47,000 to bring together approximately 3,000 shopping carts across the city in 2021 and 2022. Fayetteville, North Carolina, spent $78,468 collection cart From May 2020 to October 2022. Shopping carts continue to pull away from stores, draining taxpayer resources and frustrating and frustrating […]