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Retailers are finding new ways to scan you and collect data on shoppers. Bridget Carey checks out the tech coming to a store near you.

Next time you go out to the mall, you just may be scanned from head to toe.

Clothing and shoe stores want to scan your body parts in seconds to find your perfect size. But why do vending machines need to scan your face? In this CNET Update, learn how retailers are experimenting with high-tech sensors and gathering more data on shoppers:

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