SoftBank Robotics also adds inventory financing to meet market demand for inventory scanning system.
How SoftBank Robotics Builds Human Trust When Building Pepper
SoftBank designers discuss the psychological and social aspects of human-robot interaction.
Domino’s Innovation Center to Test Concepts Like Self-Driving Delivery
Cross-functional teams will collaborate on innovation projects that include robotics and autonomous vehicles.
Badger Teams With AT&T for 5G Rollout for Retail Robots
Network provider to test 5G data capabilities on autonomous mobile robots in stores.
Will Robots Succeed or Self-Destruct in the Battle for Retail?
Elements for retailers to ask before they begin a robotics deployment.
6 Unique Robotics Startups Doing Cool Things Right Now
Showing appreciation for the sheer breadth of the robotics industry.
Aethon Enters Hospitality Market With New Mobile Robot Designs
New models aimed to make deliveries to guests, assist housekeeping and event services with materials movement tasks.
How a Data-Driven Strategy Keeps Simbe Robotics Focused in Retail
CEO Brad Bogolea chats with us about the value of its inventory-scanning robots for retailers and brands.
Startups, Investors Discuss Robotics at Pittsburgh Venture Fair
Pitch competition and investor summit highlight Pittsburgh robotics community.
Enhanced Robot ‘Vision’ Enables More Natural Interaction With Humans
Rensselaer lab working to expand robot capabilities to improve humans’ quality of life.
Singapore-Based Techmetics Brings 2 Service Robot Lines to the U.S.
Company launches autonomous navigation robots for service markets with Techi Butler, Techi Cart.
Pepper Heads to Beverly Hills for Latest Assignment
Continuing rollout with HSBC Bank has social robot rubbing elbows with movie stars in Los Angeles area.
Survey: Retailers Say Inventory Problems Could Be Solved With Robotics
Most retailers acknowledge inventory accuracy issues, but cost and social concerns slow pace of robotics adoption.
IDC Predicts $53B+ Market for Commercial Robots by 2022
Maturing market for robotics provides ‘significant business value’ for adopters, research firm says.
4 Show Floor Takeaways from CES 2019: Robots and Drones, Oh My!
Delivery robots, aerial and underwater drones, and personal robots dominate the CES 2019 exhibition area.
Pensa Systems Unveils Retail Inventory Scanning Via Indoor Drones
Austin, Texas-based firm raises $5M to expand retail inventory visibility platform.
Creator Offers Better Burger Experience With Robot Cooks
As robots move into food preparation, Creator is focusing on quality rather than mass production, explains Martin Buehler.
10 Trends in Robotics, AI, and Autonomous Systems to Watch in 2019
Every automation business or user of robotics wants to know where the technology and markets are heading. Here are our predictions.
Facial Recognition Cameras and AI: 5 Countries With the Fastest Adoption
Facial recognition cameras are multiplying across the world. We look at the similarities and differences among five countries leading the way in use of the technology.
Nuro, Kroger add Driverless Vehicle R1 to Unmanned Grocery Delivery Fleet
No driver, no passengers, just groceries for service available in Scottsdale, Ariz.
6 Service Robot Questions to Be Answered at CES 2019
RoboBusiness will present a track on “Service Robotics Arrive in Daily Life” at CES. Come see how robots are changing housework, cooking, retail, and healthcare.
Walmart, Brain to Expand Self-Driving Floor-Cleaning Robots in Stores
Program for autonomous floor cleaning robots to expand to 360 stores by end of January 2019.
Robot Design: The Curious Case of Social Robot Aesthetics
Integrating robots into a household environment will require a different approach to robot design than industrial automation, writes guest columnist Alexandre Colle.
Brain Corp, SoftBank Launch Commercial Robot Vacuum for Japanese Market
Retail and office cleaning robot vacuum will be smaller than larger industrial floor cleaners.
Can Delivery and Service Robots Save Retail?
Delivery and service robots are already in use at several major retailers, conducting tasks such as inventory tracking, moving goods, and delivering parcels.