Woolworths' top boss has promised no jobs will be lost despite its warehouses switching to using high-tech robots to help do customers' online shopping.
The new site is smaller than standard distribution centres and are either held alongside or in the back docks of existing Woolworths stores.
Robots will be used to select items off shelves and take them to workers who will sort the products into customers' orders for online delivery.
Despite the technology upgrade, Woolworths Chief Executive Brad Banducci said ten times more people will be employed in a decade at Woolworths stores than they are now.
'I think our business will have more people in it than it does now. Where they work and what they do …