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Logistics and supply chain automation is one of the fastest-growing applications for mobile robots and manipulators. E-commerce order fulfillment, more flexible warehouses, and drone delivery are among the benefits of robots and AI in supply chains.

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British RAS Community Rallies Around Manufacturing, Logistics

The U.K. manufacturing and logistics sector has joined several events focusing on how British RAS can help improve efficiency and provide competitive advantage. However, can academic-industrial partnerships overcome the U.K.'s lag in industrial automation?

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Permira Funds To Acquire Intelligrated To The Tune Of $500M

Permira Funds To Acquire Intelligrated To The Tune Of $500M

Permira funds recognizes Intelligrated as a company working across its core investment sectors ? industrial services, consumer and technology. Intelligrated designs, manufactures and installs complete material handling automation solutions for the warehousing, distribution, consumer product manufacturing, postal and parcel markets.

RobotShop The Amazon Of Robotics?

RobotShop The Amazon Of Robotics?

RobotShop was recently ranked 63rd among Profit magazine?s ?200 Fastest-Growing Companies in Canada?. The Canadian online retailer has grown 843% in the last five years, which indicates that a significant number of consumers are inviting domestic robots into their homes.

Universal Robotics’ Neocortex 3.0 Learns Like People Do

Currently, Neocortex enables a new level of automation in logistics. By enabling a robot, or any actuated machine, to react and adapt to its surroundings, it can perform tasks that are costly, dangerous or difficult for humans to undertake.

American Packaging Corporation Puts Seegrid Robots To Work

American Packaging Corporation Puts Seegrid Robots To Work

APC chose to automate the transportation process with Seegrid robotic industrial trucks rather than Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) once it was determined that the labor costs associated with traditional forklift operations were not optimal and AGVs would be more difficult...

Humans No Match for RoboButcher in $23B Poultry Industry

Humans No Match for RoboButcher in $23B Poultry Industry

Big-bang innovation in poultry processing may hold an answer; big bang meaning revolutionary, disruptive change, something that redefines the productivity landscape of today?s annual 50 billion pound, $23 billion poultry processing industry.

Robotics And Rollercoasters Meet At AUTOMATICA

Robocoaster is one of five companies nominated for the IERA Award at AUTOMATICA 2012. Robocoaster designed the first industrial robot applied to passenger carrying technology in the theme park industry.

Swamped by Demand, 3D Printers Hit the Market

Swamped by Demand, 3D Printers Hit the Market

All the buzz about 3D printing generating a rebirth of manufacturing and creativity in the U.S. is much more than just hype. It is a practical and achievable goal, one that may soon be a reality for a growing number...