UPS and Waymo to Pilot Autonomous Delivery Vehicle Project in Arizona

UPS and Waymo Self Driving Vehicle

UPS and self-driving technology company Waymo announced the first-of-a-kind partnership to pilot autonomous vehicle package pickup in the Metro Phoenix area. Soon, Waymo’s Chrysler Pacifica minivans will shuttle packages from The UPS Store locations to a local UPS sorting facility for processing. “UPS and Waymo are exploring automated and autonomous technologies to enhance network operations. […]

Walmart Testing Picking Up Online Orders in Self-Driving Cars

Small businesses sellers are already struggling to compete with the Amazon juggernaut that can offer same-day, next-day, or 2-day delivery in most of the U.S. This is increasingly becoming the standard for shipping. Fundamentally, eCommerce is about convenience and convenience always wins, so the theory goes. Last week Walmart revealed they had been testing in-store […]