Walmart’s Bot-Based Order-Picking System Goes National

Stores-turned-fulfillment centers will grow capacity while "catching up to Amazon"

The bots can consolidate orders "in a matter of minutes.” Walmart

Walmart is set to begin building out the number of U.S. stores that double as automated fulfillment centers as it responds to a huge uptick in demand for its curbside and delivery services and pushes even further into omnichannel retail.

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@lisalacy Lisa Lacy is Adweek's Commerce Editor.