Ocado sells its pioneering robotic warehouse technology to French chain Casino
Ocado shares shot up more than 20 per cent yesterday after it finally signed a major international deal.
The British online supermarket will replicate its own warehouse in Andover – where stock is managed and customer orders are prepared using robots – for French supermarket group Groupe Casino.
Groupe Casino's warehouse is expected to be larger than Ocado's Hampshire site, with the building and the launch estimated to take two years.
The agreement will see the French supermarket use Ocado's online technology, Ocado Solutions, to cater for customers in the greater Paris area, and the... read more
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