Jabil robots debut at Midwest grocery chain


    Robots that scan grocery store shelves to keep those shelves stocked with products are being rolled out at Woodman’s Markets, a regional supermarket chain based in Wisconsin.

    The robots, made by a product division of Jabil Inc. (NYSE: JBL), monitor product availability, verify prices and share precise location data for more than 100,000 items at each Woodman’s store.