Don't miss the latest stories

Follow us

Share this

‘Smart’ Cash Registers Can Identify Pastries

Subscribe to DesignTAXI
Like us on Facebook

A bakery in Tokyo has started using cash registers that scan and ring up pastries without barcodes.

Employees need only to place the pastry on the checkout counter—where the register will scan and identify each item by their shape and color.

When unsure of an item, the register will provide the employee with a drop-down menu of options to choose from.

With use, the software is trained to become more accurate and efficient at keeping down lines.

Watch this unbelievably intelligent machine at work below:


[via DigInfo TV]
Receive interesting stories like this one in your inbox
Advertise here

More news on

Also check out these recent news