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• The Baltimore Sun reports that Walmart-owned Sam's Club "is rolling out new scanning technology ... that lets shoppers skip the checkout lanes. Consumers can use the retailer's free Scan & Go mobile app on their smartphones and scan merchandise as they shop, pay from their phones, then show a digital receipt on the way out."

"We understand the holidays can create a major time crunch for our members, so we're using technology to ease the stress of holiday shopping," Rosalind Brewer, president and CEO of Sam's Club, said in the company's announcement.
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