I wanted to do something different this week. I have been evaluating software product design, however, something that has been on my mind a lot is receipts –the really, really long ones that include a lot of excess and redundant information. Especially the ones that always print out from the grocery stores (WHY???). A lot of information can be accessed digitally, especially via QR codes.
What is a reasonably relevant receipt nowadays? Which customers request receipts and what do they do with the receipts?
In contrast to the dutifully long receipts with redundant information, this is an information-dense label from Dirk’s Fish, a local fishmonger. There is an entire recipe (albeit, a short one) on here!
Continue with the Receipts saga!