Posts tagged artificial intelligence
Retailers In-Store Robot Use

Many store locations also take care of the e-commerce aspect of the company, and so some retailers have started using robots to assist in the order filling.  Not all work has been moved to robot-labor, but the robots have taken over the smaller, more menial jobs. By off-loading some of this labor to the robots, the employees have more time to commit to customer service and improving the customer experience over all.

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The Supply Chain: Robots Shouldn’t Replace People

A lot of big companies, such as Walmart, are testing the waters when it comes to using robots and AI in their supply chains.  The general thought on automated technology is that it will be good for business: it is efficient and mostly cost effective. The robots can also perform more reliably and consistently in some cases.  However, there are a variety of reasons why the supply chain should never move to be fully automated.

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