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Walmart Battles Amazon for E-commerce Market Share

With more than 3,500 stores, but only 31 fulfillment centers, Walmart expects that by fulfilling e-commerce orders from stores, they will improve e-commerce productivity and efficiency, especially after they roll out technological changes to better display and match local inventory.

Exclusive Q&A: Decathlon applies RFID across the enterprise

As automation technology has improved and installation costs have declined, adopting it has become feasible for other industries like retail, transforming the typical supply chain. Read this article to learn how Decathlon, the largest sporting goods retailer in the world, is using UHF RFID technology to uniquely identify products anywhere and in any kind of supply chain.

Machines of Loving Grace

By John Markoff: The Quest for Common Ground Between Humans and Robots A well-researched introduction to the history of robotics and artificial intelligence in the United States.