"The most automated warehouse of its kind"

Using AI and automation to handle logistics


Fri, May 19th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

Wired has this video of the Ocado's warehouse in Dordon, north-east of Birmingham, which uses automation and AI to solve a rather gigantic issue of logistics.

The 90,000-square-metre warehouse, which opened in February 2013, is the starting point for 190,000 customer deliveries every week. Inside, more than 35 kilometres of conveyor belts shuttle plastic crates between storage shelves and picking areas.



You may also be interested in:

“Bias, error, and misuse of Artificial Intelligence technologies.”
Amelia, AI System Which Mimics Human Thinking
Documentary on Technological Unemployment
Flying Car Gets Go-Ahead from US Air Authorities
"The company that controls messaging will control the future of the way we interact with people."