The terrifying robot no one wanted to see at CES 2015 - GadgeTell | TechnologyTell. I have already posted about one of the retail robots at CES. Here is another. Lowe's Innovation Labs are doing some groundbreaking work in robotics, and this retail assistant bot is likely the first place you will be interacting with robots in your lifetime. Scary or not; you will be using them, and low end retail jobs are in jeopardy.