Three Square Market Opens Another Self Pay Convenience Store in Western Pennsylvania
Three Square Market partnered with James Vending and JV Marketplace open another pure self checkout, unattended convenience store in Johnstown, PA with a full range of convenience products plus a WiFi cafe with 100 more stores set to open in 2019.
"Self checkout is here and we believe that not only is this the way of incorporating shopping on-line with brick and mortar, it is the way brick and mortar retail can save themselves,"
"Visitors and employees at the mall needed a place to get a quality meal and to be able to satisfy their technology needs accessing WiFi," said James Vending' Operations Director Justin Packrone, who along with Don Havens, Director of Public Relations for James, have spearheaded the push from being a traditional vending company to an unattended retail pioneer. "We provide visitors to our stores the ability to satisfy their food and tech cravings in one easy, frictionless setting".
Shoppers at the Johnstown Mall will experience a normal convenience store shopping environment. Products range from all the traditional food and beverages from Coke, Pepsi, Frito Lay and Mars, to proprietary JV Marketplace fresh sandwiches, salads and parfaits, local legendary Hershey milkshakes and other frequently purchased convenience store products and novelties. The checkout experience is literally a five second process using debit/credit or cash where customers scan, swipe their payment and go using 32M's new 46 Kiosk - a 46' touch screen kiosk equipped with all the normal self pay tools.
The new store has seating both inside and outside the store location. This is the seventh self pay store James Vending has opened in the last year with several more set to open in the next 60 days. Partnered with 32M, Packrone and Havens have secured prime locations nationwide in over 100 properties with more coming. "People believe brick and mortar retail is dying but we actually believe that to be misguided," said Mr. Havens. "The old brick and mortar may be but it is giving birth to a whole new shopping and living experience which we are leaders in".
"You will see an entire retail complex be completely self checkout in the next few years," added Mr. McMullan. "Large shopping complexes are becoming small residential/
Grand opening festivities on April 4 start at 11am and product specials and live media events will be happening throughout the day. To learn more about these self pay markets, to have one installed at your retail complex or to become an operator of a location, visit www.32Market.com.
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