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Robots Delivering the Goods for Retailers

13 Oct 2020 11:54 AM | Mia Devonshire (Administrator)

Amazon is investing in autonomous delivery and a new team of software development engineers in Cambridge.

Amazon “scout vehicles” are the size of a small fridge that run on the pavements at a walking pace. They are currently being trialed in the US. The team of development engineers will help the scout vehicles autonomously navigate around areas safely.

Many supermarket chains in the UK have considered using technology robots like this to deliver food. For example, the Co-op delivers food to consumers via Starship Technology Robots in Milton Keynes.

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