How does ‘Just Walk Out’ technology work at Amazon Fresh?

Amazon Fresh grocery store is coming to Lakeview, Chicago.

An Amazon Fresh grocery store is coming to the Lakeview Connection development, and here is how the ‘just walk out’ technology works.

The Just Walk Out system uses overhead computer-vision cameras, weight sensors and deep-learning technology to detect merchandise that shoppers take from or return to shelves and track items selected in a virtual cart. At the store’s automated entry gates, customers are prompted to select Just Walk Out shopping or use the traditional checkout lanes.

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Amazon Fresh Grocery Store coming to Lakeview

“Just Walk Out” grocery store coming to The Lakeview Connection

Amazon Fresh, the new grocery store from Amazon where you just “walk out” with you shopping cart is coming to 3179 N. Clark Street.

The former Fifth Third Bank’s site will include a smaller version of the branch, with several more retail spaces available.

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Work at Amazon, go to college for free

Amazon is offering to pay the full cost of college tuition, including books and fees, for its 750,000 hourly U.S. employees.

Amazon Books in Chicago’s Southport Corridor
  • Amazon is offering to pay the full cost of college tuition, including books and fees, for its 750,000 hourly U.S. employees.
  • Amazon is the latest large U.S. company to dangle perks like education benefits or more pay in light of the competitive job market.

Amazon said Thursday it will offer to pay 100% of college tuition for its 750,000 U.S. hourly employees.

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Preservation Group Fights To Save Lakeview Bank

Construction has started at 3179 N. Clark Street for the Lakeview Connection. This is currently the site of Fifth Third Bank’s drive through and will include a smaller version of the branch, with several more retail spaces available. Rumors that Amazon Fresh is the signed grocery tenant are still swirling.

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Approved: The Lakeview Connection

A new development has been approved at 3179 N. Clark Street called Lakeview Connection. This is currently the site of Fifth Third Bank’s drive through, and will include a smaller version of the branch, with several more retail spaces available.

A grocery store tenant has taken the second floor, and the rumor is that it will be Amazon Fresh

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