Listen to this week’s episode of The Robot Report Podcast and a recap of all of the cool robots at ProMat 2023.
Locus Robotics introduces LocusONE multi-bot warehouse management
Locus Robotics announces LocusONE, a seamless warehouse management solution that enables the operation and management of large quantities of multiple AMRs.
OTTO Motors launches OTTO 600 and improved software
OTTO 600 is the latest midweight AMR from OTTO Motors, capable of carrying payloads up to 600 kg (1,322 lb).
Slip Robotics launches new trailer pallet unloading solution
The Slip Robotics automated trailer loading system carries up to 8 full pallets and reduced driver waiting time from 1.5 hrs to 5 mins.
MiR Insights cloud-based software optimizes AMR fleets
New cloud software from Mobile Industrial Robots provides fleet owners with actionable insights to improve performance.
Silicon Valley Bank collapses and FDIC takes over
On the podcast, we talk about the potential impact of the implosion of Silicon Valley Bank. Also this week: an interview with Rylan Hamilton, CEO and co-founder of 6 River Systems.
Unlock new applications for mobile robots at the Robotics Summit
The panelists will discuss how recent technology advances are setting the stage for the next wave of innovative mobile robots.
Fulfil Solutions emerges from stealth with $60M in funding
Fulfil Solutions announced that it is emerging from stealth mode with $60 million in Series B financing for its grocery fulfillment system.
Alphabet closes Everyday Robots among layoffs
Everyday Robotics taught over a hundred wheeled, one-armed robots to clean cafeteria tables, separate trash from recycling and open doors.
CaPow Raises $7.5 Million Seed Round
CaPow’s autonomous, battery-free, high-power energy eco-system frees robots from harmful Lithium-Ion batteries. Without robot downtime for charging, the company’s method reduces CapEx, OpEx, and carbon footprint.
Editor’s picks: top robots from World Ag Expo
The 2023 World Ag Expo is the largest farm equipment show in the world. This year there was a record number of autonomous solutions on display.
Pudu Robotics brings in over $15M in C3 round
Pudu Robotics plans to use the latest round of funding to build a new production base expanding the company’s production capacity.
Third Wave Automation gets strategic investment from Zebra Technologies, Qualcomm
The latest investment brings Third Wave Automation’s total funding since it was founded in 2018 to $70 million.
Brightpick announces mobile picking robot Autopicker
Brightpick announced Autopicker, an autonomous mobile picking robot for e-commerce and grocery order fulfillment.
Watch a Badger Technologies robot wander out of a grocery store
Marty, an indoor autonomous mobile robot made by Badger Technologies, was spotted wandering a GIANT Food Stores parking lot.
Teradyne’s robotics group brings in $404M in 2022
This is a $28 million increase from the $376 million it brought in during 2021. In 2022, UR brought in $326 million, while MiR brought in $77 million.
Relay Robotics expands senior product leadership team
Relay adds three executives to boost software engineering, product management and industrial design.
Scythe Robotics raises $42M to scale autonomous lawnmowers
Scythe Robotics said the funding will help it meet demand for the more than 7,500 reservations for its all-electric, fully autonomous M.52 mower.
Ottonomy launches new Ottobot YETI autonomous delivery robot
The Yeti is the latest model of an autonomous last-mile delivery platform from Ottonomy.io. It features omnidirectional steering.
Making an autonomous Zamboni for the Pittsburgh Penguins
A team of students at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) has developed an autonomous Zamboni for the Pittsburgh Penguins.
United Robotics Group acquires mobile robot developer Robotnik
Valencia, Spain-based Robotnik has been developing mobile robots for 20-plus years.
The Indy Autonomous Challenge @CES thrills the crowd
The autonomous race cars at the [email protected] event set another world speed record of 180 mph.