Even before the advent of the Covid-19, autonomous mobile robot companies, notably those producing robots for use in e-commerce fulfillment centers, factories and warehousing, were experiencing a boom in investment. The pandemic is only accelerating investments in the AMR market.
Company services Global 100 retailers and logistics fulfillment with robotics and AI systems to improve efficiency.
Speeding up the supply chain for first-and-last-mile deliveries will be major focus, report suggests.
Mobile robot companies report increased demand for robots to handle peaks caused by record online orders.
Hundreds of millions of items ordered between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday.
Customers that are filling orders via robots are expecting anywhere from 2x to 10x the volume compared to 2018.
How Kindred addresses e-commerce fulfillment sorting operations through smarter robotics.
German startup aims to reduce upfront investment for customers looking at warehouse picking tasks.
Expands smart robotics portfolio to help warehousing operations fulfill growing e-commerce orders more efficiently.