Amazon Go and Scan-&-Go Detractors Need To Stop Burying Their Heads In The Sand Like Ostriches | Forbes

I recently published a new post of Forbes titled, “Dismissing Amazon Go and Scan-&-Go Technology Does A Disservice To The Retail Industry”

A quick excerpt —
Former Target exec and Forbes contributor, Chris Walton, argues that dismissing Amazon Go and scan-and-go technology in favor of incrementalism could be a dangerous trap.

Read the entire article via Forbes here

Be careful out there.

– Chris and the Omni Talk team

Chris Walton is an accomplished Senior Executive with nearly 20 years of success within the retail and retail technology industries. He is well-versed in merchandising, store operations, inventory management, product design, forecasting, e-commerce, pricing and promotions, and tech product development.

Chris was most recently a Vice President with Target, where he led the retailer’s Store of the Future project and also ran the Target’s home furnishing division for e-commerce. He previously worked for GAP, Inc., as a Distribution Analyst and Manager.

Chris holds a BA in Economics and History from Stanford University, and a MBA from Harvard Business School.

He likes to dress as Darth Vader for Halloween, and his wife also frequently asks him to ask Alexa, "to turn off the music."

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