Telecom company AT&T has partnered with Jabil division Badger Technologies to equip autonomous robots with 5G wireless networking capabilities to accelerate automation in the retail industry.
Walmart has partnered with autonomous vehicle company Gatik to pilot its Grocery Pickup and Delivery service in Bentonville, Arkansas, US.
Retail giant Walmart is testing driverless cars to transport goods from warehouse to warehouse in order to reduce shipping costs and increase efficiency.
American supermarket chain Giant Eagle has announced it will pilot Tally, Simbe Robotics' autonomous shelving solution, for auditory and inventory analytics, to improve management of store stocks.
In a world-first, commercial drone delivery will be launched in Australia, which will have pivotal implications for the future of retail globally.
US grocery automation company Takeoff Technologies, in partnership with automated warehouse solutions firm Knapp, has announced a $150m order to establish 50 micro fulfilment eGrocery sites in the US.
Supermarket chain Kroger and robotics company Nuro have announced they are to launch an autonomous delivery service for grocery in Houston, Texas, this spring.
US supercentre chain Meijer has introduced its mobile shopping checkout programme, Shop & Scan, to 23 stores in Chicago and Northwest Indiana.
An autonomous delivery robot has been announced by leading delivery provider FedEx. The FedEx delivery robot will offer same-day, last-mile delivery services to a host of leading brands in the...
According to recent research by Hong Kong cloud-based end-to-end supply chain company Gravity Supply Chain Solutions, 86% of UK retailers have not completed their supply chain digitisation process.