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Ford, Walmart Test Self-Driving Grocery Delivery Service

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The pilot program in Florida's Miami-Dade County will incorporate Postmates, a logistics company that operates a network of couriers, to deliver groceries and more. The vehicles will collect data on consumer preferences to help the companies understand what people want. Ford said Wednesday that it'll also look at different vehicle configurations or modifications that may be needed to accommodate orders such as perishable goods, or when a vehicle is making multiple deliveries on a single trip.

WATCH: Driverless cars in action on the streets of Oxford


TESTING of driverless cars has begun on Oxford's roads and the county will soon see autonomous pods taking people to and from work.