Grocery Giant Introduces AI & Robotics Research Program to ‘Make Everyday Shopping Easier’

Published by , November 12, 2018 1:12 pm

(ProgressiveGrocer) Ahold Delhaize, an international grocery giant is expanding its Artificial Intelligence for Retail (AIR) Lab to introduce a robotics research program and test site for developing state-of-the-art innovations in retail. The research is in partnership with Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) in the Netherlands – where Ahold also is based.
Frans Muller, president and CEO of Ahold Delhaize: “The rapid advancements in AI and robotics provide us with significant opportunities to make everyday shopping even easier for our customers and develop new solutions for our warehouses and last-mile delivery.