Salon Bot Primps for $61B Hair Care Industry
“Panasonic has officially begun testing the future of hair care with its robotic shampooer that’s now available for the public to try” at beauty salons in Nishinomiya City, Japan. Full-scale marketing will begin after the two-month trial.
(May 02, 2012)
Report: Global Robotics Market Set for Huge Growth
The Asian robotics market to reach $11 billion by 2016, while the U.S. market will expand to $6 billion.
(August 08, 2011)
What’s Behind the Success of iRobot’s Roomba?
Low price, solid marketing, protected IP, and 'good enough' functionality combine to secure iRobot's market leadership among providers of robotic vacuum cleaners.
(January 30, 2010)
Heartland Robotics: Hiding in Plain Sight
Heartland Robotics has received two investments for a total of $12 million since 2008, but little is known of the company's product plans. Robotics Business Review speculates and offers insights into potential opportunities in industrial robotics.
(December 22, 2009)