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In this edition, we share posts on adding tech to shopping carts, and more concerns about safety in the food supply chain.
Microsoft and Walmart are teaming up to develop what looks a lot like a competitive response to Amazon Go. The idea: put an item in your shopping cart, and a camera in the cart adds the item to your tab. Read more…
Continuing Safety Problems in the Food Supply Chain: Pre-Cut Melons, Veggie Trays
Packaged “fresh” foods are some of the the latest sources of food-borne illness, from pre-cut melons contaminated with salmonella to Del Monte veggie trays served with a side of Cyclospora. Read more…
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