September 01, 2015      

The business end of a robotic arm is the gripper. The March 2105 edition of Modern Materials Handling best describes the challenge when it said: "Perhaps more than any other element of robotic development in warehousing and distribution, the end-of-arm tooling, or gripper, is the place that can make or break a robot's success."

Advancing gripper technology is the key to unlocking a new age of automation. An age where we can automate tote pick and pack for grocery distribution, bin picking of so...

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