Springwise: Supermarket Checkout Scans Objects Without Barcodes

Springwise: Supermarket Checkout Scans Objects Without Barcodes
technology

Toshiba Tec has created a grocery store scanner that can recognize produce by its appearance cutting down on lines and wait times.

Dory Carr-Harris, PSFK
  • 26 march 2012

We recently reported on an innovation from Touchcode which uses invisible scannable tags in place of printed QR codes. Now Toshiba Tec has created the Object Recognition Scanner, which reads items without the use of barcodes.

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