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ABB to Showcase ASTI Mobile Robot Line at MODEX 2022
ABB offers a preview of what it will demonstrate at the MODEX 2022 supply chain show, including ASTI mobile robots, its GoFa collaborative robots, and Covariant AI for omnichannel fulfillment.

Swisslog Passes 300th AutoStore Warehouse Robotics Integration Project
Swisslog said it has helped customers in more than 26 countries realize returns on investment for AutoStore warehouse automation in less than two years.

RightHand Robotics Picks Up Series C Funding for Piece Picking Automation
RightHand Robotics has raised a total $99 million to date as it continues to make its RightPick 3 suite even faster, more flexible, and scalable for e-commerce order fulfillment.

Nuro Autonomous Delivery Vehicles to Add Autoliv Airbags
Autoliv, which provides automotive safety systems, has provided external airbags for Nuro's self-driving delivery vehicle to protect pedestrians and cyclists.

Robots and AI Can Help Solve the $120B E-Commerce Returns Problem
Berkshire Grey says its AI-enabled Reverse Logistics system can help e-commerce retailers and 3PLs accelerate the resale of returned goods by reducing the processing time by up to 25%.

IDTechEx Examines the Future of Drone Delivery in a New Report
IDTechEx's new report aims to shed light on some of the most pressing issues facing mobile robotics. One area of focus is the challenge of using drones for deliveries.

Starship Technologies Launches Robotic Delivery Service in San Francisco Bay Area
Starship Technologies has expanded its partnership with The Save Mart Cos. to launch on-demand delivery of groceries from the Lucky California flagship store with its mobile robots and app.

Flytrex Releases ‘2021 Yardstick,’ Offering Insights Into Drone Delivery Demand
Flytrex, which has conducted drone deliveries starting in 2017 in Iceland and has expanded service in North Carolina, shared details of last year's customer trends as it expands nationwide.

Miso Robotics to Install Flippy 2 Frying Robot in 100 More White Castle Locations
White Castle, which claims to be the world's first fast-food hamburger chain, is ordering more Flippy 2 robots from Miso after its initial, successful deployment around Chicago.

Mobile Logistics Robots Take a Starring Role Across Industries
A combination of hardware and software improvements, worker shortages, and growing recognition of efficiency and data insights is driving adoption of mobile logistics robots.

Coco Expands Robotic Delivery Service to Austin After $56M Series A
After receiving funding and a successful launch in Los Angeles, Coco is hitting the Austin food scene with its remotely controlled delivery robots.

Chartwells Higher Education Puts Picnic Pizza Automation on Texas A&M Campus
Chartwells Higher Education, which serves 300 institutions, and Picnic claimed that they are bringing the world's first robotic pizza-assembly station to a U.S. college campus.

3 Machine Learning Use Cases That Transformed E-Commerce
Machine learning, computer vision, and increasingly sophisticated management of mobile robot fleets are enabling e-commerce operations to adapt to growing and changing demand.

How Autonomous Mobile Robots Can Solve Global E-Commerce Fulfillment Problems
As e-commerce spikes and labor shortages continue to put pressure on warehouse and fulfillment operations, autonomous mobile robots can add throughput and save money, if you know where to start.

Miso Robotics Opens Series E Funding Round for Restaurant Automation
Miso Robotics, which has developed three different robots for restaurants, has launched a $40 million Series E round after successfully raising $50 million in crowdfunding.

Berkshire Grey Reports $14M in New Supply Chain Orders Since November
Berkshire Grey, which released new products over the past year to automate supply chain functions, has responded to strong demand from new and existing customers.

Starship Technologies Agrees to European Investment Bank Funding for Delivery Robot R&D
Starship Technologies, which already provides autonomous robot deliveries in Europe and the U.S., plans to use its latest financing to expand development in Estonia.

Sam’s Club to Deploy Brain Corp, Tennant Inventory Scan Accessory for Robot Floor Scrubbers
Sam's Club, a division of Walmart, is adding Inventory Scan towers to nearly 600 BrainOS-powered autonomous floor scrubbers from Tennant Co. across warehouses nationwide.

Decathlon Deploys Geek+ Mobile Robots in European E-Commerce Expansion
Building on their partnership in Asia, Decathlon has deployed hundreds of autonomous mobile robots from Geek+ in modernized warehouses in France, Poland, and Italy.

Latest Lidar Sensors Enable New, Safe Robotics Applications, Says Velodyne
Nandita Aggarwal, senior lidar architect at Velodyne describes how the company's latest sensors can enable robots in loading docks, last-mile deliveries, and other uses.



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