Category: Robotics

Micro-Fulfilment Re-inventing Online Grocery Distribution

With the rapid growth of ecommerce and the consumer demands for next- and same-day delivery options, micro-fulfilment is gaining momentum as a feasible distribution strategy,...

/ October 16, 2019

UK Warehouse Automation Market: Boom or Bust?

UK Warehouse Automation Market: Boom or Bust? With the IMHX show upon us next week, we thought it would be good timing to take a...

/ September 19, 2019

The Future of Warehouse Automation – 2019

With the rise of e-commerce and omni-channel retail, retailers and manufacturers alike are redesigning their supply chains in order to cope with the increasing logistical...

/ September 17, 2019

6 River Systems to be Acquired by Shopify for $450m – Our Analysis

Key points: 6 River Systems announced last night that it would be acquired for $450m by Shopify – 60% in cash and 40% in Shopify...

/ September 10, 2019

Mobile Robots – 2019

An updated analysis of AGVs & AMRs used in manufacturing & logistics.

/ September 3, 2019

Double-Digit Growth Forecast for Warehouse Automation Market in 2019 and 2020 but Headwinds Exist for 2021

During the past few years, the warehouse automation market has been enjoying double-digit growth rates driven, in part, by the rise of e-commerce and omni-channel...

/ August 13, 2019

The Future of Warehouse Automation – 2019

An in-depth assessment of the market with an unprecedented level of granularity forecasting the market by region, country, end-user industry, channel, function, storage-type and project...

/ August 2, 2019

Order Fulfilment Mobile Robots Start to Deliver – more than 500,000 to be installed in next 5 years

The acquisition of Kiva Systems by Amazon and its subsequent dominance of online retailing through heavy adoption of robotics and automation has triggered two significant...

/ July 24, 2019

Is the Indian Warehouse Automation Market About to Take Off?

India is set to become the 5th largest global economy this year, and the second largest APAC economy by 2025, overtaking Japan. One central part...

/ June 11, 2019