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The 5-minute shopping spree. How robots are turbo-charging your online orders – National

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7:54 Is Canada keeping up with automation? Is Canada keeping up with automation? Grocery giant Sobeys has bet on big tech with a massive new warehouse in Vaughan, Ont. Its robotic, automated warehouse is the only one of its kind in Canada, and it’s the launching pad for automated online …

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COMMENTARY: Robots don’t get sick. Will COVID-19 speed up workplace automation? – National

COMMENTARY: Robots don’t get sick. Will COVID-19 speed up workplace automation? - National

What is an essential worker? The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the very idea on its head. Retail salespeople, entertainers and baristas do not make the cut. Grocery clerks, warehouse stockers and delivery people do. Without these workers, the “rest of us” would starve and run out of toilet paper. Together …

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Robots and drive-thrus: How some funeral homes are holding services amid COVID-19

Kenney says many Alberta school boards were planning layoffs before his government announced them

Last week was heartbreaking for the family of Emmet Steadman. The 22-month-old passed away April 10, after a lengthy battle with nephronophthisis, a genetic disorder of the kidneys. Related News On Monday his family had a visitation, but it was far from traditional. It’s called a drive-thru viewing. …

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