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Walmart will soon start using robots to pick and pack shoppers’ online grocery orders.
  • Walmart will soon start using automated robotic carts to pick and pack shoppers’ online grocery orders.
  • The company is building a 20,000-square-foot extension to one of its stores in Salem, New Hampshire, that will house the carts and hundreds of products.
  • The new system is designed to give Walmart employees more time to focus on service and selling, while shifting the more “mundane, repeatable tasks” onto the robots.

Walmart will soon start using robots to pick and pack shoppers’ online grocery orders.

The company is building a 20,000-square-foot extension to one of its stores in Salem, New Hampshire, that will house robotic grocery carts and…