Amazon opens doors to new robotics fulfillment center in Romulus

By |June 7th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] CLOSE Over ten miles of conveyor belts carry thousands of packages to their destinations David Guralnick, The Detroit NewsRomulus — Three million packages during a regular week ship from Amazon.com Inc.'s robotics fulfillment center here.The Romulus facility is one of 25 Amazon fulfillment centers that employs hundreds of the flat orange self-driving palettes to help customers [...]

Insider Q&A: Robotics in the Warehouse; Changing the Fulfillment Paradigm

By |April 26th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] By LM Staff · April 25, 2019 Locus Robotics’ CEO Rick Faulk as he discusses how robotics can dramatically improve the makeup and efficiency of any fulfillment facility. Get Rick's answer to these and more questions as he discusses the shifts that companies need to work through on their automation journeys, discusses the shortcomings [...]

Geek+ brings autonomous mobile robots to warehousing, order fulfillment applications worldwide

By |April 10th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] By Sara Pearson Specter · April 9, 2019 Geek+ (Booth N6327) is introducing a variety of autonomous mobile robots for warehousing and order fulfillment—including e-commerce applications—in its exhibit. Carmen Hung, sales and marketing manager, noted that the company has completed several installations in Asia and Europe. “At ProMat we’re featuring the newest version of [...]

Amazon Uses More Than 100,000 Robots Worldwide at Their Fulfillment Centers

By |March 20th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] The online retail giant Amazon acquired Kiva Technologies 2012 and began implementing the use of robots to help stack boxes in its fulfillment centers. Now, worldwide more than 100,000 robots glide around 1-million-square-foot fulfillment center floors with packages, saving time for shipments in the process. Editorial Credit: Zak Brickett / aboutamazon.com The next generation [...]