Ars tests out Amazon’s first pick-up grocery store in the world

Enlarge / Amazon’s first public grocery store, now open in the Seattle neighborhood of Ballard. But you can’t go inside. Pickup only. Sam Machkovech SEATTLE—For years, Amazon’s worst-kept secret has been its interest in becoming a brick-and-mortar grocery company. After building permit leaks and employee-only beta tests, the online retailer’s first public stab at grab-and-go groceries […]