Lowe’s tests robots as customer helpers

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LOWE’S VIA AP
A woman holds up a nail to be scanned by an OSHbot at Lowe’s. The robots have 3D cameras to help identify items.

NEW YORK — The robots are coming.

Lowe’s is testing whether new bots on wheels can improve its customer service, like helping a shopper find a match for something as simple as a nail.

Four robots are being tested at an Orchard Supply Hardware store owned by Lowe’s Companies Inc. in San Jose, Calif.

Written by Mae Anderson
Associated Press
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