Is pay-in-aisle the future of retail?

Co-op is introducing pay-in-aisle in 30 stores across UK –

The retailer appears to be following the footsteps of Amazon Go’s checkout-less convenience stores in which shoppers present the Amazon Go app at the front of the store to begin shopping.

Is this the future of Retail? What challenges does this bring from a technology and fulfilment / store replenishment perspective?

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