New survey shows high interest in automation and robotics to address accuracy and efficiency.
Company says customers report 2x to 3x productivity improvements with mobile robot deployments.
In January 2020, robotics investments and mergers and acquisitions showed continued strength across applications, even as economic challenges affected manufacturing and food service robots.
New 50,000-square-meter facility will become joint headquarters for Denmark-based cobot companies.
Kinova, GreyOrange, RightHand among those collaborating with integrators and other customers/partners.
Nomagic, a Polish startup whose Magicloader system uses AI and the cloud to pick and place products, has raised seed funding and added a former Amazon executive as an advisor.
Before you consider deploying robots in a piece-picking operations, make sure you’ve got five major areas covered.
Company expands autonomy software beyond cleaning systems to material handling, shelf analytics, commercial vacuums.
Company services Global 100 retailers and logistics fulfillment with robotics and AI systems to improve efficiency.
FANUC, a global leader in industrial automation, has joined the $23 million round of funding for Soft Robotics.
The Robot Report, sibling site to Robotics Business Review, tracked $1.9 billion in robotics transactions in December 2019, including funding for aerospace, logistics, and healthcare applications.
Orchestration will need to grow to handle growth of robots throughout the 2020s.
Sensor startup looks to aid self-driving and driver-assist vehicles with better mapping and localization features.
Hardware purchases to dominate both sectors, with manufacturing remaining top buyer.
Robotics Business Review chimes in with editors’ predictions for some big themes to note during the year.
Speeding up the supply chain for first-and-last-mile deliveries will be major focus, report suggests.
Booming markets predicted for some industries, volatility in others.
Catching up on the latest robot news, team-ups, pilot programs and more.
Mobile robot companies report increased demand for robots to handle peaks caused by record online orders.
New release addresses e-commerce and omnichannel fulfillment, as well as replenishment.
Hundreds of millions of items ordered between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday.
As consumers demand faster delivery, micro-fulfillment offerings could transform physical stores.
Enormous opportunities exist for companies looking to improve efficiencies and save money on customer delivery.
Highlighting additional news items from the world of robotics during the week.
System uses AI, computer vision and autonomous drones to understand what’s on store shelves.