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Although the automotive industry has been using robots for decades, the rise of collaborative robots or cobots has made automation more flexible and useful to small and midsize enterprises. Multiple industries can benefit from adoption or expansion of automation, but only if they understand their own processes and needs and can work well with partners.

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PetriJet Compact Lab Automation Robot Ready to Market

PetriJet Compact Lab Automation Robot Ready to Market

PetriJet, a lab automation robot aimed at small-to-medium size laboratories looking for an affordable way to automate processes, is ready for the market. The diminutive lab automation robot PetriJet handles 100 petri dishes an hour.

Future Factory Robots Get STAMINA Boost

Future Factory Robots Get STAMINA Boost

European researchers involved in the STAMINA project have concluded a series of experiments on a flexible robot learning system that allows factory bots to be easily trained by co-workers.