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After 3 Years of Trials, Winnipeg International Airport to Offer WHILL Autonomous Wheelchairs to Travelers
Winnipeg International Airport has signed off on a two-year agreement enabling passengers with accessibility needs to use WHILL autonomous wheelchairs.

Hyundai Mobis Uses Mobility Technologies to Develop Logistics and Collaborative Robots
Hyundai Mobis, a unit of the Korean automaker dedicated to the future of mobility, is developing mobile collaborative robots for industrial and service applications.

A Response to Luddite Politicians: Drones Can Save Costs and Lives
While some politicians may be speaking out against the use of drones, they are increasingly being used to do jobs that are too dangerous for humans.

Locus Robotics Raises $117M in Series F Round, Bringing Valuation to Nearly $2B
Locus Robotics said its latest funding will accelerate its industry leadership as it provides autonomous mobile robots to more than 230 sites around the world.

Carrefour Deploys Pudu Robotics BellaBot at Poland Retail Stores
Pudu Robotics said its delivery robot has been popular in the Polish market thanks in part to its cute design.

Special Focus Issue
Mobile Robots Address Constant Peak Demand
Mobile robots are becoming more common in warehouses and distribution centers, but operators can gain even more benefits from scalability and collaboration with human workers.

Ottonomy Opts for Multiple Use Cases for Indoor/Outdoor Robots, Including First Mile Deliveries
Ottonomy is testing Ottobot, a mobile robot that can work both indoors and outdoors, for logistics in Oslo, Norway, and in Cincinnati and Pittsburgh's airports.

CMU Partners With UC Berkeley for R&D Into Low-Cost Legged Robot
Carnegie Mellon University and the University of California, Berkeley, have developed a new legged robot that can walk upstairs and though terrain using a new training method.

CLEVON 1 Driverless Delivery Vehicle Takes to Public Road in Collect&Go Tests
CLEVON 1, which includes autonomy and teleoperation features, promises sustainable and efficient deliveries. Online retailer Collect&Go is thoroughly testing it in Belgium.

DENSO Increases Efficiency, Boosts Morale With Fleet of MiR250 Mobile Robots
DENSO found that the flexibility, safety and payload of Mobile Industrial Robots' autonomous systems helped the automotive supplier achieve a rapid return on investment.

Solinftec Scales Up to Provide Affordable Solix Robots, ALICE AI to Farmers
Solinftec said its digital agriculture offerings can make food production more efficient, sustainable, and profitable by reducing chemical inputs and maximizing data.

Neubility Given CES Innovation Award for Delivery Robot Neubie
Neubie is an autonomous mobile robot developed for stable self-driving in the urban environment characterized by high position error rates and complexity, according to Neubility.

SparkAI Addresses Artificial Intelligence Shortfalls With Human Cognition
With its human intervention system, SparkAI said it is helping customers like John Deere overcome some of the shortcomings of AI-powered robots and drones.

TGW Logistics Adds Quba Mobile Robots to Warehouse Automation Product Line
TGW Logistics Group's new Quba line includes mobile robots for the autonomous transport of totes, cartons, and pallets. The company's robots are already in use in Germany.

Cepton Teams Up With Exwayz to Bolster Lidar Development Applications for Mobile Robots
Cepton and Exwayz are taking advantage of each other's technologies as they work to enhance lidar's role in mobile robotic development.

CartoCanada to Distribute GeoCue Drone Mapping Equipment and Software in Canada
CartoCanada said it chose GeoCue's TrueView 3D lidar sensors and LP360 imaging software for its industrial customers across Canada because of their innovations and support.

Waytek Gains Throughput, Distribution Center Space With Zebra Mobile Robots
Waytek, distributor of electrical components, improved throughput with mobile robots by 25% while reclaiming space and freeing workers from manual tasks.

Three Ways Solar Energy and Robots Have Converged
Robotics has helped enable progress in the energy and environmental spaces. Here are a few examples of how they are being used in solar panel applications.

Stellantis to Acquire aiMotive to Bolster Autonomous Driving Efforts
Stellantis is turning to aiMotive to help it produce autonomous vehicle technologies, a market it has already invested a significant amount in.

Manifest 2023 to Host Women’s Luncheon to Celebrate Women in Logistics Tech
Manifest 2023 in Las Vegas will include a luncheon focusing on diversity in the supply chain and logistics industry, as well as numerous other sessions and exhibits.



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