TITLE

Good night, sweethearting

AUTHOR(S)
Tarnowski, Joseph
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;5/1/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 6, p126
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the StopLift Checkout Vision Systems' video recognition software installed by Springfield, Massachusetts-based Big Y Foods Inc. to prevent employee theft, particularly sweethearting, wherein cashiers pretend to scan merchandise but deliberately bypassing the scanner, and thus not charging the customer for the merchandise. The software monitors existing security cameras that capture activity at the checkout registers. Comments from Mark Gaudette of Big Y Foods are included.
ACCESSION #
32443978

 

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