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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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Chief Robotics Officer Online Summit Robotics Business Review Announces Chief Robotics Officer Online Summit

The chief robotics officer, or CRO, is the person or team responsible for evaluating, adopting, and managing automation. Our first online summit will feature four sessions on how to implement robots in supply chain and logistics.

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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

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...

Robotics And Rollercoasters Meet At AUTOMATICA

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.

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.

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...

Hygienic Robots Getting More Food Prep Jobs

Hygienic Robots Getting More Food Prep Jobs

?Advancements in the hygienic design of robots have been driven by the increasing call to achieve the highest level of sanitation in the handling of raw food products,? said John Bubnikovich, executive director, marketing and business development, ABB Robotics. ?Working...

The Deal that Shocked Robotics

The Deal that Shocked Robotics

The Amazon/Kiva deal came as cannon shot across the bows of warehouses everywhere?and not just at pick & pack, goods-to-person order fulfillment shops. All warehousing, up and down supply chains everywhere, is now on notice that the robots are coming.