Meijer: Customers Can Only Use Cashless Payments In Self-Checkout Lanes, Due To Coin Shortage

June 30, 2020

If more grocery chains ban cash at self-checkout, the trend could impact legislation regarding cashless.

Coins have become more scarce during the COVID-19 pandemic, and grocery chain Meijer has decided, based on its experience of the shortage, to only accept credit/debit cards from customers who make their purchases via self-checkout lanes, Winsight Grocery Business reports.