Shopping carts, supermarkets, what next?

https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/14/business/grocery-shopping-car…

Why people hated shopping carts when they first came out

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Duh!! Shopping carts make shopping more convenient so you spend more.

At least they are not made of disposable plastic.

Will we switch to brown paper bags on wheels? Or bring your own reusable collapsible from home?

Ah, technology. So many challenges. Keeps those engineers busy.

Will we switch to brown paper bags on wheels? Or bring your own reusable collapsible from home?

Neither. Shop online. Purchases delivered via electric AV.

Homo economus is anything but rational.

“Purchases delivered via electric av.”

Packaged how? Paper, cardboard, or plastic?

How about good old cellophane? Is that natural enough?

Packaged how? Paper, cardboard, or plastic?

Could be reusable totes that fit the delivery vehicle. To get stuff from the delivery to the kitchen would mean the use of a personally owned wheeled cart (dolly?) would be practical.