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How a video game wunderkind promised a robot revolution that mesmerized SoftBank but went off the rails: The inside story of Zume Pizza

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Zume Pizza, the pizza-making robotics startup, spent its early days pitching investors and the public on an AI-powered robotic revolution at the hands of its robot fleet.
But the revolution hit a snag, and in January, Zume announced that it was permanently shuttering Zume Pizza, the robotics division of the company, and laying off roughly 360 employees across multiple offices.
Now, Zume is looking to sustainable packaging to stay afloat as its cofounder and CEO Alex Garden struggles to right the sinking ship .
In interviews with Business Insider, more than a dozen current and former Zume...
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