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Kroger hopes Redmond QFC pilot with Microsoft will make it ‘retailer of the future’

Monday, January 7, 2019      Kroger and Microsoft are testig out new technology in the Bella Bottega QFC with “digital shelves” which are rear projection images that show ads, discounts and prices that can be quickly changed.   208946

Something like a grocery version of Pokemon Go, “guided shopping” is one of several apps Kroger and Microsoft are piloting as part of a much larger digital initiative by Kroger, the nation's second-largest supermarket chain.

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