Trader Joe’s is working with the life-skills app MagnusCards to help those with special needs understand what to expect when shopping in its grocery stores. (Dreamstime/TNS)
Trader Joe’s is looking to make it easier for people with autism and intellectual disabilities to shop in its grocery stores.
The company said that it has partnered with the life-skills app MagnusCards to feature five different “card decks” to guide shoppers through various aspects of a visit to Trader Joe’s.
The card decks include one focused on “checking out your items” and another about “sensory experiences in the store,” among others. Each provides