Are robots the productivity solution the hotel industry has been looking for?

According to the latest Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development economic survey of Australia (March 2017), Australia risks falling into the low growth trap.


Automation, however, is largely seen as the problem, not the solution, and has been blamed for stagnant wages as well as past and future job losses (5 million jobs are forecast to be lost over the next decade thanks to automation). The hotel sector is no different, and high labour costs add to pressures on the bottom line... Read more...