Walmart leads the way... in floor scrubbing robots?


It's not all glitz and glam. In fact, some of the most promising robotics use cases involve dirty jobs.


By Greg Nichols for Robotics | December 3, 2018 -- 10:03 GMT (18:03 GMT+08:00) | Topic: Robotics


Walmart is set to put a bunch of floor scrubbing robots to work in its stores by the end of Jan 2019. It's another foray into automation for the brick-and-mortar megastore, which has been deploying cutting edge automation and AI solutions in a bid to lean its operations and cut into Amazon's efficiency edge.