Two Halifax-area entrepreneurs are banking on the honesty of their customers. [...]
There is no one waiting to take your cash or process your payment — customers are trusted to take what they want and pay using the tablet and card reader or by dropping cash in a mailbox.
This food kiosk is in an international airport. A pilferer would be on dozens of cameras. So, the store will work in this context.
One such shop located in the lobby of the Manila Police Department's headquarters — just a few metres away from a security guard — had to be closed after someone repeatedly raided the cash box.
Yup. One asshole is enough to ruin the system.
He said if the project continues to be successful, he would like to expand it to schools, universities, hospitals and shopping centres.
He's going to learn the hard way.