As Cashless Stores Grow, So Does The BacklashBusiness owners who go cashless say they are following the lead of the majority of customers who are abandoning cash payments. Retailers are under pressure to cater to customers with heightened expectations for fast and seamless service, driven by companies like Amazon, Uber and Grubhub.
Inside Amazon's New Store That Only Sells Its Highest-Rated StuffThe first Go store opened in January, and Amazon has expanded to Chicago. The Go store features no checkouts or lines.
City Council Considering Banning 'Cashless' Business OrdinanceThe City Council is considering an ordinance that would bar stores from refusing to accept cash for their goods or services.
Alderman Wants To Discourage 'Cashless' BusinessesEd Burke says the practice pushes some consumers away.