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In China, Amazon’s "Store of The Future" Is Already Open

· Analysis,Bingobox,Tech In Asia,Editor's Desk
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Amazon showed off its automated Go grocery store concept at the end of last year, but a few months later postponed any actual shop openings.

One Chinese startup, however, is steaming ahead with its own version – and has already opened a handful of staffless convenience stores where customers open the door and pay the bill with their phone.

This is a typical Bingobox store. Last month, the startup opened its first outlet in Shanghai after a few months of testing in its home city, Zhongshan, in southern China.

This article was originally published by Steven Millward on July 4, 2017 via