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Jean Twenge, a professor of psychology at San Diego State University and one of the authors of the study, said the lack of leisure reading is troubling. For her, the most important discovery hidden in the data is this statistic: In the 1970s, about 60 percent of high school seniors reported reading a book, magazine […]

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Ricker’s Debuts New Checkout Technology

Partnership with Skip combines mobile pay with AmazonGo-type experience. Ricker’s and Skip are rolling out a new frictionless checkout technology—a hybrid of mobile pay and AmazonGo “just walk out” experiences—to customers in 58 Ricker’s stores in Indiana. The partnership’s mission is to provide a best-in-class convenience store experience, easy access to promotional deals, and enable […]

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