Chipotle Mexican Grill tests robot that can skin avocados

Chipotle Mexican Grill is working on a way to split the work of making guacamole between humans and machines.

The Newport Beach-based chain is partnering with an El Segundo-based company called Vebu Labs to develop a cobot, or collaborative robot, that can slice in half, core and peel avocados before a staff member takes over to mash them and prepare the guac.

The prototype robot is called Autocado, according to a news release, and it is being tested at Chipotle’s test kitchen in Irvine, according to a news release.


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