JCPenney to Get Rid of Check-Out Counters and Clerks, Use Self Check-Out Machines and RFID Chips

Destro7/30/2012 10:10:34 pm PDT

Will human workers even be needed in the future in brick and mortar stores? The Internet and automation is eliminating whole sections of work and I don’t see replacements for these menial and not so menial jobs on the horizon and it seems our politics are so polarized no one is addressing this.