Amazon is gearing up for the holiday season with more than 15,000 warehouse robots. The little 320-pound orange robots glide around the floor on wheels, technology developed by Kiva Systems, a robotics company Amazon bought for $775 million in 2012.
Automation to make the job easier and more efficient. Amazon introduced the robots to the media on Sunday ahead of Cyber Monday, the biggest online shopping day of the year. See also On Demand Delivery Methods of the Future