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Report: Amazon Deploys Order-Packing Automation That Threatens Warehouse Jobs

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Amazon has deployed automated technology that can pack warehouse e-commerce orders five times faster than human employees, casting a spotlight on how online retailers are searching for ways to increase efficiency in this part of the supply chain, minimize repetitive, taxing tasks, and reduce waste. Already well known for its love of automation, the Seattle-based…

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