The American company-operator of the world's largest retail network Walmart is developing an unmanned shopping trolley, reports CBS. Buyers may be able to manage it using a mobile application.
The company has already issued a patent for a shopping cart with an engine and video cameras.
According to the channel, the cart will be able to independently find the way from the parking back to the store.
Earlier, Walmart announced the purchase of American online retailer Jet.com for $ 3,3 billion.
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