All posts tagged robotics

Collaborative Robots Streamline Logistics Operations

Article from MHI Solutions Magazine The growing use of collaborative robots, or cobots, is giving some warehousing and distribution centers a much-needed productivity boost. Guided by sensors, cameras and artificial intelligence (AI), cobots can move autonomously and work alongside human […]

Exploring the Use of Robotics in the Final 50 Feet of Delivery

Article from MHI Solutions Magazine New sophisticated solutions are being developed to optimize the last leg of the delivery journey: the final 50 feet. It was at the Urban Freight Lab at the University of Washington that supply chain experts […]


Want Higher Performance Rates? Add Robotics To Human Workforce

by MHI Industry Group, Warehouse Automation The collaborative robot market will grow from $710 million in 2018 to $12,303 million in 2025 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 50.1%, according to research from Markets and Markets. And while […]


With Workforce Challenges Prompting Greater Interest In Robots, MHI’s New Robotics Industry Group Offers Resources

By MHI Industry Group, Warehouse Automation Although robotics technology already plays a significant role in the automation of distribution centers and warehouses—and several established MHI industry groups focus on areas within the material handling industry that utilize robotics—recent trends prompted […]


Flexible Automation, Robotics and Autonomous Vehicles in Warehousing

Content was pulled from MHI Solutions Magazine Robotics, flexible automation, autonomous vehicles and the like are no longer just something “everyone else” must be doing. Offerings and awareness have continued to increase, especially as the perceived shortage of qualified and […]

Humans + machines

Humans + Machines = Exponential Improvements

Content was pulled from MHI Solutions Magazine Q2.2019 When MHI member Vecna Robotics first went to a FedEx facility to introduce its robots there, a worker reacted less than enthusiastically to the arrival of the new technology. The man approached […]

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