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How will automation fare post-Covid 19?

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How will automation fare post-Covid 19?

The view of all vendors is that automation will become more important as a result of Covid-19. While this is not unexpected, should vendors be more cautious? Economic activity has ground to a halt in much of the world. Grocers, medical device suppliers and pharmaceutical manufacturers appears to be the only winners in our Covid-19 pandemic world. More specifically, eGrocery has been one of the main beneficiaries of Covid. However, these companies have been so successful that they have had to limit access to their sites. Source: FT.com, March 28, 2020 The outsized demand for online grocer's services has led...

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A review of IRX 2019; a new AMR supplier joining the market?

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A review of IRX 2019; a new AMR supplier joining the market?

Orderwise to launch in-house developed robot in the next months! Oh, and IRX was not that great a trade show.

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Suppliers of Goods to Person Warehouse Robotics, AMR, AGV, ASRS

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Suppliers of Goods to Person Warehouse Robotics, AMR, AGV, ASRS

We have listed goods to person robotics suppliers of AMR, PA-AMR and ASRS systems used in ecommerce warehouse fulfilment. From 6 River Systems to Vecna Robotics...

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Industry 4.0 conference at the UK Manufacturing Technology Centre

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Industry 4.0 conference at the UK Manufacturing Technology Centre

Intelligent Manufacturing We visited the mtc in March for their "Intelligent Automation Dissemination" day. Whilst this is not central to retail technology, it was a very interesting eye-opener for us and may lead to further coverage of the wider robotics sector. The mtc is spread over two buildings in Coventry, the heartland of some of the key manufacturers in the UK. FANUC and Rolls Royce are only two of the neighbours and were represented among the delegates. We were invited to visit the mtc's experimental areas but, no photos were allowed. If you want to know more about the mtc...

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A review of LogiMat, 2019

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A review of LogiMat, 2019

OUR VERDICT: LogiMAT is held annually at Messe Stuttgart in Germany. It is one of the key logistics events in Europe. Download Styleintelligence's free Goods to Person robotics report here 10 halls, feet hurting after a day running around The intralogistics event is held over 10 large exhibition halls each full of interesting exhibitors.Since we only had one day to visit the show which runs over three days we practically ran through the halls to see all G2P suppliers we are covering in our Goods to Person Robotics 2019 report. One of the key impressions is that AutoStore is now...

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