Get the most out of Ro­bot­ics Business Review!



Please register for access to all content.
Learn more about membership benefits and start your membership today!

Manipulator stories in the RBR50
Robots Working Offshore Oil Rigs Need Specialized Software
iRobot Reports $30M U.S. Army Contract
Salon Bot Primps for $61B Hair Care Industry
WAM Arms at NAIST Aid in Dressing the Elderly and Infirmed

Manipulator Companies
ABB Robotics
ABB Robotics is a Public company with a focus on Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located at Affolternstrasse 44, Zurich in Switzerland.
ABB Limited provides power and automation technologies. The company operates under segments that include power products, power systems, automation products, process automation and robotics. ABB Robotics is a leading supplier of industrial robots--also providing robot software, peripheral equipment, modular manufacturing cells and service for tasks such as welding, handling, assembly, painting and finishing, picking, packing, palletizing and machine tending. More about ABB Robotics.
Festo
Festo is a Private company with a focus on Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located at Ruiter Straße 82, Esslingen in Germany.
Festo Corporation is a world-wide supplier of automation technology and performance leader in industrial training and education programs. More about Festo.
Google
Google is a Public company with a focus on Humanoid & Industrial & Manipulator & Mobile robotics. It is located at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View California in the United States.
Google Inc. (Google) is a global technology company…and on everyone’s dance card as the next great robotics giant, with its acquisitions of seven superb and technically diversified robotics companies—all in rapid succession in late 2013: Boston Dynamics, Bot & Dolly, Holomni, Industrial Perception, Meka Robtics, Redwood Robotics, Schaft, Inc. More about Google.
Honeybee Robotics
Honeybee Robotics is a Private company with a focus on Manipulator & Mobile robotics. It is located at 460 W. 34th Stree, New York NY in the United States.
Honeybee Robotics develops technology and products for next-generation advanced robotic and spacecraft systems that must operate in dynamic, unstructured and often hostile environments. Products and technologies range from complete systems to critical subsystems to enabling components. More about Honeybee Robotics.
Kinova Robotics
Kinova Robotics is a Private company with a focus on Medical & Assistive & Manipulator robotics. It is located at 6110 Doris-Lussier, Boisbriand Quebec in Canada.
Kinova designs and manufactures robotics platforms and components that are simple, sexy and safe under two divisions: Assistive Robotics empowers disabled people to push beyond their current boundaries and limitations while Service Robotics empowers professionals in industry to interact with their environment more efficiently and safely More about Kinova Robotics.
Northrop Grumman
Northrop Grumman is a Public company with a focus on Manipulator & Mobile robotics. It is located at 2980 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church VA in the United States.
Northrop Grumman Corporation (Northrop Grumman) is a designer, systems integrator and manufacturer of military aircraft, defense electronics, precision weapons, commercial and military aerostructures. The company operates primarily in four segments: Aerospace Systems, Electronic Systems, Information Systems and Technical Services. More about Northrop Grumman.
Open Bionics
Open Bionics is a Private company with a focus on Medical & Assistive & Manipulator robotics. It is located at Coldharbour Lane, Bristol in United Kingdom.
Open Bionics makes robotic prosthetic hands affordable and accessible. More about Open Bionics.
Rethink Robotics
Rethink Robotics is a Private company with a focus on Humanoid & Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located at 27 Wormwood Street, Boston MA in the United States.
Rethink Robotics develops adaptive, low-cost robots for manufacturing. Rethink's solutions are targeted for the SMB market and designed to be human-safe and easily programmable. The company's flagship product, Baxter, is the world's first low-cost industrial humanoid robot. More about Rethink Robotics.
Robotiq
Robotiq is a Private company with a focus on Manipulator robotics. It is located at 966 chemin Olivier, St-Nicolas Quebec in Canada.
Robotiq designs and manufactures flexible electric robot grippers with unique agility and versatility for robots in the manufacturing industry. More about Robotiq.
SCHUNK
SCHUNK is a Private company with a focus on Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located at SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG, Lauffen am Neckar in Germany.
SCHUNK, a family owned business, is one of the world's largest manufacturers of automation components, toolholders and workholding equipment. More about SCHUNK.
Swisslog
Swisslog is a Public company with a focus on Medical & Assistive & Manipulator & Mobile robotics. It is located at Swisslog Holding AG, CH-5033 Buchs in Switzerland.
Swisslog is a global provider of integrated logistics solutions for warehouses, distribution centers and hospitals. More about Swisslog.
Universal Robots
Universal Robots is a Private company with a focus on Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located at Universal Robots A/S, Odense S in Denmark.
Universal Robots is a first mover within a new segment of collaborative industrial robots focusing on user friendliness and flexibility for the SMB market. The company is headquartered in Odense, Denmark where all development and production is carried out. More about Universal Robots.
Yaskawa Motoman Robotics
Yaskawa Motoman Robotics is a Public company with a focus on Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located in Miamisburg OH in the United States.
Yaskawa Motoman provides robots, process equipment, and safety equipment in the Americas, Europe, Africa, Israel, Japan, Asia, and the Pacific Rim. More about Yaskawa Motoman Robotics.
Manipulator News
2014 Robot Orders Up 28% in Units, 19% in Dollars over 2013
North America: Orders top $1.6 billion with auto makers way out…

Fetch Robotics Grabs $3M for New-Look Logistics Robot
She's back! Melonee Wise returns with new company, new machine…

Back to Fukushima with a Snake Robot
Evaluating damaged reactors critical first step in decommissioning…

China’s Industrial Robot Boom Amazes Experts
Robots prime acquisition as China’s new factories arise

More in Manipulator
Latest Transactions
Medrobotics Closes $20M in Series F Financing
Grabit Receives Funding from Flextronics, Draper Nexus Ventures
Intuitive Acquires Key Tech from Luna for $12M
Intuitive Tops Analysts’ Estimates, Stock Surges Most in Three Years
More in Transactions


Special Focus: Robots and the Law

Special Focus: 3D Printing
3D Printing

The new reality of customizable, one-off production:
Additive Manufacturing (AM). Where it’s going, why and what’s
driving its emergence.


3D Printing Plastics: Demand and Opportunities

Talking Stock Picks for 2015 at the Investing Webcast

Samsung Electronics Launches New $100M Robotics Lab
More in 3D Printing



Conducting R&D with Government Funding

2015 RBR50 Nominations Now Open

Philae Robot Space Probe Makes Historic Comet Landing

Why Intel is Betting on Drones

CMU Names Martial Hebert Director of Robotics Institute