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Could Walmart’s In-Store Robots Spell the End of Shelf-Scanning Staffers?

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Shopping alongside robots in retail stores is getting that much closer to becoming a ho-hum reality for millions of Americans. Walmart has learned that for consumers, the novelty of six-foot robots rolling through store aisles wears off fairly quickly, according to a Fortune article. Kids tend to respect the hard-working robots, while grown-ups tend to…

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