Domino’s Pizza has partnered with Nuro, a robotics company transforming local commerce, for an autonomous pizza delivery platform using the custom unmanned vehicle known as the R2 later this year. They will use Nuro’s unmanned fleet to serve select Houston Domino’s customers who place orders online. “We are always looking for new ways to innovate and evolve the delivery experience for our customers. Nuro’s vehicles are specially designed to optimize the food delivery experience, which makes them a valuable partner in our autonomous vehicle journey,” said Kevin Vasconi, Domino’s executive vice president and chief information officer. Read more for a video and additional information.
Select customers who order online from one of Domino’s participating stores will get the opportunity to use Nuro’s autonomous delivery. Once they’ve opted in, customers can track the vehicle using the Domino’s app and will be provided with a unique PIN code to unlock the compartment to get their pizza.