AmazonGo highly productive but no threat to Kroger, studies find
Amazon.com's new cashierless convenience store Amazon Go is soaring in popularity and proving to be highly productive. But it doesn't pose much of a threat to Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) and other supermarkets.
Those are the findings of two separate studies of the new and fast-growing Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) store that enables customers to shop and pay without any cashiers. Customers conduct the entire transaction through their smart phones.
First, the good news for Amazon. Strategic advisor...