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Walmart to Pilot Autonomous Grocery Delivery

As Walmart looks to further its foothold in the booming online grocery arena, it is embarking on an autonomous home delivery pilot in Houston.

The pilot with autonomous delivery innovator Nuro, is the latest in Walmart’s pursuit of human-less, last-mile fulfillment.

Over the summer Walmart is announced a partnership with autonomous vehicle company Gatik to pilot driverless delivery to transport customer orders between stores. Gatik, a startup deploying autonomous vehicles for B2B short-haul logistics, launched from stealth with Walmart as a partner back in June.

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