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• A Connecticut technology company called Ikan Systems announced that it is working with D'Agostino's Supermarkets to roll out a new system that will allow shoppers to scan food products at home, create a shopping list, transmit that list to the retailer, and then have the products delivered. The system is said not just to streamline the ordering process, but also, according to the Ikan website, allowed consumers to manage their at-home food inventory in such a way that it "saved time and money, reduced spoilage in household inventory, saved gas in unnecessary trips to the store and … recycle trash in the correct and responsible way."
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