Fruit and veg are automatically recognised
Most fruit and vegetable scales in large supermarkets rely on customers or staff to identify what’s on them. Customers usually need to look through lists of produce and select the food they have. These scanners rely more on cameras, which are used to recognise the product.
SAP’s Future Retail Centre, near Zurich, Switzerland, houses a range of new technologies that could change the way we shop in years to come. Many of the technologies are already being trialled by retailers and the company uses its research labs in Switzerland to showcase and test its ideas.