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Comment: Hasn't yet led to staff reduction (Score 1) 110

by wiredog (#48498959) Attached to: Armies of Helper Robots Keep Amazon's Warehouses Running Smoothly

Usually doesn't, at first. It increases productivity by making it possible to use the current workers more efficiently. Slowly the unskilled workers who move boxes from point A to point B get replaced by slightly skilled workers who supervise the robots.

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