It’s a surreal idea that robots will one day take over the work of humans. But in a Chinese distribution center, the deserted factory is just getting a bit more realistic.
Robot at Shentong Express Distribution Center in Hangzhou
Photo: Shentong Express
Chinese shipping giant Shentong Express is dismissing just half of the workforce to hire a whole army of small orange robots. Hundreds of robots, reminiscent of vacuum cleaner robots, whiz back and (more…)