Auchan and Carrefour test the automatic store

A kiosk without a cashier to buy a pack of pasta, organic apples, a pair of tights or a deodorant. In the container of 18 square meters, which has just landed in the parking lot of the Auchan headquarters in Villeneuve-d’Ascq, the offer focuses on small repairs. Badge in support, the employees of the sign can come and do their extra shopping among 400 references. Reserved for staff, this XXL vending machine uses the badge as an access key, payment method and to validate the exit. Charge everyone to scan their products on the terminal to edit their receipt.

At the Carrefour headquarters in Massy, ​​a similar project is in the making. The group has to open in the coming weeks an automatic store reserved for its employees. Located on the ground floor of the building, it will rub shoulders with the gym and the corporate nursery, as one more service offered to the teams.