• Robot Collision Sets London Warehouse Ablaze, Delays Orders

    10 days ago - By ExtremeTech

    Credit: Ocado
    Online-only grocer Ocado was forced to cancel some customers' orders last week following a fire at its London warehouse. This marks the second fire Ocado has experienced at one of its warehouses; this time, a three-robot collision is to blame. The company announced via Twitter Friday that it would be canceling some orders due to a “major incident.” Soon after, the company released a statement disclosing that a fire had erupted at its Erith Customer Fulfillment Centre following the collision of three robots on Ocado's automated grid. Thankfully, no employees were hurt. East of...
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