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The tech conundrum for labour

September 7, 2021


(First published on Fin24 & in City Press, South Africa) Shoprite, South Africa‚Äôs largest food retailer and a major employer, is on course to launch fully automated supermarket checkouts. And that announcement last week should have sent shivers of apprehension throughout the working class and trade union movement, especially coming in the same week that […]