‘You can’t cheat then?’ – Queen shown self-service till on ‘supermarket’ visit

The Queen has asked if customers can fool modern technology to get away with cheaper shopping.

While being given a demonstration of a self-service supermarket till and its weighing scale system on Wednesday, the Queen asked: “You can’t cheat then?”

She was also shown a new shopping app, which she called “an interesting tool”.

The Queen made the comments during a trip to a pop-up exhibition in Covent Garden, central London, which replicated...
source: Your Local Guardian

2019-05-22 15:23
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