Walmart highlights tech advances in distribution

A drone with a mounted camera capable of processing 30 images per second took flight in a Wal-Mart Stores distribution center Thursday morning.

The device, capable of taking inventory of the 1.2-million-square-foot facility in a single day when it would take manual checkers a month, was among several new technologies promising to bring greater efficiency to distribution for the world's largest retailer, company officials

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