AI Theft Prevention Is Coming to Your Local Grocery Store

Supermarket giant Kroger is spearheading a novel approach to fighting theft and errors at self-checkout lanes by deploying AI and camera technology, sparking a debate on customer experience, ethics, and privacy even as prominent chains dealing with massive shoplifting problems carefully watch how technology contributes to solving the problem.

CCTV camera security in shopping mall with supermarket blur background.

Starbucks Pulls Back from Trans, Diversity Advocacy

Multiple media reports say corporate executives — including Starbucks — are reducing their chatter and advocacy on “green and social initiatives” amid the public self-destruction of the Target and Bud Light brands by their reckless executives.

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - JUNE 26: Rainbow art is seen outside Starbucks in the West Village on June 26, 2020 in New York City. Due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, this year's pride march had to be canceled over health concerns. The annual event, which sees millions of attendees, …