Walmart and Target's Contrasting Approach to Robots
Updated: Feb 5, 2020
CNN, October 24, 2019
Walmart and Target are taking different approaches to adding robots in stores. While both companies utilize robots in their warehouses, Walmart will be adding robots that scrub floors and scan shelf inventory as a way to increase worker productivity and control costs. In contrast, Target defends the importance of human interaction and looks to utilize automation elsewhere.