Inside Amazon’s Robotic Fulfillment Center

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By Nate Lanxon

Join me as I observe the workers at Amazon’s gargantuan new fulfillment center in Essex, England. They can’t see me, but I’m voyeuristically watching them — how they move, the noises they make, and how they interact with each other as they march methodically across the metallic floor, hauling back-breaking payloads.

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