Walmart Brings Sharing to a New Level

By Larry Teren

If Walmart has their way, it won’t be long before you see the elderly greeter at your favorite Walmart store replaced by a computer scanning device. What- the elderly greeter has been laid off? Yeah, I know- health insurance costs too much. Don’t worry, the old geezer is eligible for Medicare. Anyway, you take out of your wallet or purse your new Walmart customer identification card and slide it through the scanner. A message displays on a viewing screen thanking you for acknowledging your visit to the store. The computer knows who you are and your address. This becomes important as you will see. Continue reading “Walmart Brings Sharing to a New Level”