Get the most out of Ro­bot­ics Business Review!

Kiva Systems
Kiva Systems, Inc. provides automated material handling order fulfillment systems. It offers Mobile-robotic Warehouse Automation System, an order fulfillment solution that facilitates inventory control, forward replenishment, picking, packing, shipping sortation, finishing, and quality control solutions.

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.


Contact Info
300 Riverpark Drive
North Reading, MA, 01864
United States
Tel: 781.221.4640
Fax: 781.221.3077
Company Leadership

Mick Mountz, Founder
Amy Villeneuve, President & CEO
Pete Wurman, Technical Co-Founder & VP Systems Engineering
Raffaello D’Andrea, Technical Co-Founder & Chief Technical Advisor
Keith Seidman, CFO

Market Segments

Kiva Systems in the News
Improve on-time deliveries, better manage inventories...and save money in the process
More about Kiva Systems from Robotics Business Review


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.

Kiva Systems on Facebook


Kiva Systems from Around the Web

Latest Kiva Systems Tweets
Follow Kiva Systems on twitter
profile image
05-08 3:44 a very funny eCommerce TV commercial

profile image
04-18 5:13
"Bostonians are donning whatever Marathon or Boston-related garb they can find this week to support, and a...

profile image
04-01 12:38 Bunnies & Bots ....this is awesome! Happy...

profile image
03-05 12:19 Great coverage on what Raff's been up to recently

profile image
02-14 11:02
Happy Valentine's Day from Kiva!

profile image
02-14 11:01
Happy Valentine's Day from Kiva!

profile image
02-11 5:00
We didn't make this years list of Fast Companies Most Innovative Companies like last year but .... oh wait we did...

Special Focus: Robots and the Law

Special Focus: 3D Printing
3D Printing

The new reality of customizable, one-off production:
Additive Manufacturing (AM). Where it’s going, why and what’s
driving its emergence.

3D Printing to Aid Next Land-speed Record?

Zimplistic Gets $11.5M for Kitchen Robots

3D Printing as a Production Tool: New Era of Productivity
More in 3D Printing