The total number of robotics transactions held steady year over year, but the autonomous vehicle and manufacturing automation providers received less investment. Healthcare systems, field robots, and drones got funding in September 2020.
2020 Chinese Robotics Sales & Investment Strong, But Challenges Remain – STIELER Research
China has witnessed significant robotics sales and investment in 2020, a continuation of an earlier pattern. Still, young Chinese robotics companies face many challenges including a price sensitive domestic market, relatively low labor wages, trade conflicts and geopolitical tensions.
August 2020 Robotics Transactions Continue Strong Summer Pace
Despite the ongoing pandemic, robotics investment and acquisition activity did not slow down in August 2020, with funding flowing to autonomous vehicles, industrial automation, and drones.
July 2020 Robotics Transactions Remain Steady Year Over Year
Robotics fundings, mergers, and acquisitions in July 2020 stayed at comparable levels with transactions from a year ago and June.
Investment in AMR Companies Accelerates as Market Set for Next Phase Of Growth – Interact Analysis
Even before the advent of the Covid-19, autonomous mobile robot companies, notably those producing robots for use in e-commerce fulfillment centers, factories and warehousing, were experiencing a boom in investment. The pandemic is only accelerating investments in the AMR market.
June 2020 Transactions Rebound for Mobile, Medical, and Manufacturing Robotics
In June 2020, investment and acquisition activity picked up a bit for autonomous vehicles, mobile robots, healthcare systems, and industrial automation.
Series A, B, and C Funding: Guide to Raising Venture Capital
For startups, including hardware centric, robotics companies, securing outside financing is essential to reach their commercial potential and continue to expand. In this comprehensive review, a popular source of start-up funding, venture capital, where capital is exchanged for equity, is examined.
Softbank’s Robotics Investments: Winners, Losers and Everything in Between – ABI Research
Softbank’s most promising robotics investments are not those targeting the experimental technologies, nor the massive funding rounds for self-driving vehicles, but rather the mid-range investments in mobile robots for industrial and commercial applications.
May 2020 Robotics Transactions Drop in Number, but Self-driving Cars Pick Up More Funding
The novel coronavirus pandemic slowed global manufacturing as investors look to the future of transportation.
Robotics Transactions Continue to Slow in April 2020, but Bright Spots Remain
Despite strong economic headwinds from global shutdowns in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, some funding and merger activity continued in April 2020, particularly in healthcare, transportation, and manufacturing.
March 2020 Robotics Transactions Slow, But Continue During COVID-19 Crisis
As the COVID-19 pandemic slowed global manufacturing and trade, investments in robots, drones, and self-driving cars continued in March 2020, with both more shutdowns and an eventual recovery to come.
February 2020 Investments Flow to Industrial, Field Robots
Field robots, industrial automation, self-driving vehicles, and healthcare systems received funding in February 2020.
January 2020 Robotics Transactions Start Off Strong
In January 2020, robotics investments and mergers and acquisitions showed continued strength across applications, even as economic challenges affected manufacturing and food service robots.
Webinar: Robotics Investments and Business Opportunities
This webinar was presented live on Thursday February 20, 2020 Please click below to watch it on demand One proven method for illustrating macro trends in the robotics sector, uncovering novel technological innovations, as well as surfacing overlooked business opportunities, is to rigorously analyze sector investment. Investment levels are a key indicator of…
Knightscope Adds StartEngine for Crowdfunding Investments
Security robot maker offers shares to retail investors as it readies for public listing.
Massachusetts Robotics Companies Surpass $1B in Investments in 2019
Over first nine months, investments in startups and established companies are skyrocketing, MassRobotics says.
Robotics Investment Opportunities Remain Strong, Says RoboBusiness Speaker
At RoboBusiness 2019, ROBO Global’s Jeremie Capron will discuss key opportunities for the robotics and automation investor.
Robot Investments: MoonBots, DishBots and STEMBots All Score Funding
Wrapping up recent funding announcements in the robotics and artificial intelligence space.
Robot Investments Weekly: Even Fish Farming Firms Get Funded
In which we cast out our net to find the latest robotics, AI and automation investments over recent weeks.
Robot Investments: Self-Driving Car Firms Speed Ahead with Cash Boost
Robotics companies in food, industrial inspection, agriculture and healthcare all score funding in recent weeks.
Robot Investments Weekly: Boston-area Robotics Firms Score Funding
Slow week features transactions in robotics and military unmanned systems spending.
Robot Investments Weekly: Healthcare AI and Robotics Systems Shine
This week’s attempt to catch up on recent transactions in the robotics and AI space include investments in diagnostics, automotive, and some robotics acquisitions.
Robot Investments Weekly: Car Ecosystem Earns Funding Influx
Investments reach several touchpoints in the auto industry, from sensors to lidar to AI for car dealerships.
Robot Investments Weekly: Robots and AR Clean up With New Funding
Investors opened their wallets to help further development of robotics systems, mobile mapping technology, and industrial 3D printing platforms.
Robot Investments Weekly: Surgical and Healthcare Robots Score
Big medical mergers and funding in healthcare spotlight the week of robotics transactions in recent weeks.