Amazon is hiring 20,000 fewer holiday staff this year because its robots are more efficient. Looks like the Reverse Luddite Fallacists will need a new poster boy sooner than expected.
Amazon plans to make 20,000 fewer holiday hires this year because robots are "more efficient". This is the first time they'll hire fewer workers than the year before.
This will be the first holiday season in which Amazon hires less workers than last year, due to better robotics.
"Reduced holiday season temp hiring [for the first time on record] is a sign Amazon is turning to more automation and robots" via
Reduced holiday temp hiring is a sign Amazon is turning to more automation and robots