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Reduce bottom of basket loss

Bottom of basket (BOB) items are frequently overlooked or forgotten at checkout. Many factors contribute to the problem, including long lines of impatient customers, distracted cashiers, and more. BOB shrink is particularly hard on a store’s margins since a single BOB item can cost USD10 or more. The good news is that there are new and improved ways to combat BOB loss. Alec Hudnut, CEO of Evolution Robotics, answers questions about advancements in BOB technology.