8: E-commerce logistics: Warehouse robots and disruptive retailers


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A Chinese warehouse fulfils 200,000 orders a day and yet employs only four human workers. Automation technologies are disrupting the e-commerce logistics industry at an incredible rate and consumers and certain retailers are poised to make significant gains. In this episode, we discuss Ocado, Amazon, JD.com and many more which are embracing this technological change.

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David Buckby, Economist
Nick Bailey, Head of Research

Host: Mark Chappel, Investment Writer

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