The company also provides design and layout, simulation, testing, integration, and installation services; and hardware and software services and support, as well as certified training programs.
It serves eCommerce, retail, medical devices and supplies, apparel and footwear, and health and beauty markets in the United States and internationally.
Kiva Systems, Inc. was formerly known as Distrobot Systems, Inc. and changed its name to Kiva Systems, Inc. in January 2008. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in North Reading, Massachusetts.
The Kiva Mobile-robotic Fulfillment System is widely recognized for innovation, performance and return-on-investment among automated material handling systems. Ranked #23 out of the World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies in 2011 for turning “squat robotics” into an e-commerce giant.
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