Walmart is testing a new warehouse robot called Alphabot, supplied by startup company Alert Innovation, which built the robot for the US retail giant. (See video below.)
Alert is a developer of automated storage and retrieval systems, or ASRS, and something else called automated each-picking system, or AEPS.
A typical complete system Alert supplies includes a large storage shelving unit, along with its Alphabot, which is the only moving part. [Read more…] about Walmart testing new warehouse robot from startup Alert Innovation