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Warehouses promised lots of jobs, but robot workforce slows hiring

Robots are muscling their way into almost every single occupation, but they pose a direct and immediate threat to people working in storage, industry experts say. That work is repetitive and fits into a chain of supply and delivery that generates reams of data.

For the nation’s 879,800 warehouse workers, 102,800 of whom are in California, profound change is already here.

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