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CRESBIcrates
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CRESBIcrates,
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10/27/2014 | 8:34:45 PM
Re: Postive results for everyone
Another thing that would help speed up checkouts is if everyone used collapsible CRESBI crates.  Shoppers can put their items in the crates UPC codes up as they shop and have the Kroger checker scan it all right in the crates with their handheld scanner. Average scans per minute have been upwards of $100/minute.
ChrisMurphy
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4/4/2014 | 4:16:36 PM
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Visibility of the data matters here -- displaying it puts pressure on employees to take action. This isn't just an alert that goes to the store manager's smartphone. Management guru Jim Collins calls this "information that can't be ignored"
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4/2/2014 | 12:30:48 PM
Postive results for everyone
Supermarkets have long been the king of consumer data and trends. Shopper loyalty programs are key to their success. It's nice to see someone taking that data and using it with the goal of helping the consumer have a better experience, rather than just trying to sell more.


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