The COVID-19 pandemic will have a profound impact on robotics, as more companies look to automation as a way forward. While wide-scale automation had long seemed like an inevitability, the pandemic is set to accelerate the push as corporations look for processes that remove the human element from the equation. Locus Robotics, which raised $26 million back in April of last year, is adding a $40 million Series D to its funds.

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