Data: Half of shoppers less likely to visit checkout-free stores

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Half of shoppers are less likely to visit a checkout-free store despite their growing popularity.

Just over a third (36%) of shoppers are much less likely to visit a store they use regularly if it went checkout free, exclusive research for Retail Week carried out by Walnut Unlimited shows.

Of the 2,000 shoppers surveyed, another 15% said they would be a little less likely.

Just 5% said they would be much more likely and 10% said they would be a little more likely to shop there.

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