Necessity is the mother of invention, and humanity is in a necessity for various things that workers can’t provide. We need safer stores (online?), shelves full of goods, contact-less delivery of products, ventilators, cooked food, etc.
Whereas many retail stores and production lines are struggling to keep up with the demand, we are bound to face shortages soon. That is except for the products that are made in automated lines that need little to no human intervention. Interestingly, toilet paper is one of those products, so the item that has been most hoarded thus far is maybe the one that won’t see disappearing any time soon.
Food makers are diving into automation as quickly as they can right now, trying to secure the production from a potential wave of infections that could hit their workforce. At the same time, millions of people are […]
Above: PepsiCo food, snack, and beverage product line-up/Source: PepsiCo PepsiCo turned to tooling with 3D printing...