Walmart Is Adding More Robots to Its Workforces, in an Effort to Give Existing Employees ‘More Satisfying Jobs’

The goal is to automate tasks rather than entire roles

Walmart will be releasing nearly 4,000 in-store robots. Walmart

Walmart is expanding its fleet of in-store robots following a 2018 trial at “just a few locations,” however, it did not provide assurances about employee jobs in its announcement.

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