Drugstore retailer Kruidvat plans to enhance its checkout experience in more than 1,200 stores in the Netherlands and Belgium by offering customers a self-service option. The retailer — a part of A.S. Watson Group, which operates 12 retail brands with more than 15,800 stores in 25 markets worldwide — has partnered with retail technology solutions company NCR to provide self-checkout software, services and hardware for its store fleet.
“As the market-leading drugstore in the Netherlands and one of the best known in Belgium, our customers look to us for a superior experience,” said Casper Oosterman, Project Manager Sales Operations at Kruidvat in statement. “NCR helps us remain competitive and provide a safer checkout process for our customers and staff in the light of the current pandemic.”
“We are looking forward to helping Kruidvat evolve its checkout experience,” said David Wilkinson, President and GM of NCR Retail in a statement. “NCR remains committed to helping our customers manage through the new normal.”