Albert Heijn to test connected fridge magnet

Friday 14 April 2017 | 15:03 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink | Background
Dutch supermarket chain Albert Heijn has announced a test with a connected fridge magnet. The appliance, developed by Hiku, can record items for the shopping list with a built-in microphone and laser barcode scanner. The device synchronizes over Wi-Fi with the 'Appie' smartphone app. Ahold will test the service with 200 Albert Heijn customers to gather experience, before deciding on further steps.

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