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•. Amazon announced this morning that for the first time, the Just Walk Out technology pioneered in its Amazon Go stores "is available in a new full-size Amazon Fresh grocery store" that will open on Thursday in The Marketplace at Factoria in Bellevue, Washington.

"Veggies, fruit, meat, seafood, prepared foods, and pastries - all the amazing selection customers love and expect, with the option to skip the checkout line," the blog posting says.  "This is the very first time we’ve built the option to shop using Just Walk Out or traditional shopping all in one full-size grocery store, and we’re thrilled to open our doors.

"In this store, customers can come in, shop for the groceries they want, and skip the checkout line using Just Walk Out technology. Alternatively, customers can opt to shop using our traditional checkout lanes, staffed by our employees, who are also available throughout the store for assistance."

The 25,000 square foot store also has Alexa-powered kiosks and Amazon One biometric technology.