Wal-mart to cut cashiers, add more self-checkout lanes

The front of a Walmart store is seen in this file photo. (Walmart)

March 7, 2012 1:55:35 PM PST
Customers will soon be finding fewer cashiers in the checkout lanes at Wal-mart.

The company is adding more self-checkout lanes instead. Wal-mart says it's looking for ways to save money and keep prices low.

Cutting the number of cashiers is expected to save millions of dollars.