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Old 01-17-2010, 09:30 AM
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Do you use the self-checkout lane?

When you grocery-shop, do you use the self-checkout lane, or do you use the lanes with a human cashier? Do you have a preference? Or is self-checkout not even available where you are?
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Old 01-17-2010, 09:32 AM
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I rarely use the self check out lanes. For some reason I always have problems with them.

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Old 01-17-2010, 09:50 AM
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I ALWAYS HAVE HAD TROUBLE WITH THE SELF CHECK OUT LANES. We don't have them in grocery stores in my area but they use to have them in stores like k Mart......Now I notice they have taken them out of these stores....People were having trouble with them....
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Old 01-17-2010, 10:36 AM
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Nope don't like them Gina uses them good bit.
I will take what I am served knowing someone out there is being served MUCH less
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Old 01-17-2010, 11:31 AM
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Nope I don't use the Self-Check out lanes though they do have them in Walmart...

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Old 01-17-2010, 12:09 PM
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I don't generally use them as I need to add money to my church gift card (they receive 4% of my purchases) each shop and you can't do that at the self check out.

I will use a self check out if I only have a couple of items that I'm just running in for but not for a cart load.

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Old 01-17-2010, 12:46 PM
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I only use them if I have one or two things that I know will scan easily and will register enough weight in the bag to go through. I hate when you put an item in a bag and then the machine screams " please place item in the bag"...UGH!

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Old 01-17-2010, 01:06 PM
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I use them at Meijer because I have had cashier issues with using my own bags-they have made faces at bringing my own bags & have had cashiers watch as I bagged all of my own groceries & get impatient waiting for me to finish bagging the groceries & to pay for them. I use the ones with the conveyor belts.With them, you bag your own groceries using either the plastic bags or your own. I have seen other people also use them so they must have had the same problems.


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Old 01-17-2010, 01:18 PM
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I am not fond of them, but have used them a few times at walmart if I had several items and if the lines were really long...
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Old 01-17-2010, 01:28 PM
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We have them in all of the stores here that I go to. On smaller orders I use them but on my weekly one I don't. I do like them thoiugh I do get tired of the machine being so bossy.
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