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Uniqlo Automates Tokyo Warehouse With T-Shirt-Folding Robots

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Automation is on the rise as the retail industry heads into a new decade. Japanese apparel retailer Uniqlo is not just embracing the technological shift, but also driving the move to robot-run warehouses. The brand’s owner, Fast Retailing, replaced 90 percent of the workers in its Tokyo warehouse with machines last year. At the time,…

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