Category: Robotics

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

Have we seen the end of the Industrial Robot Market Slow-Down?

In the 2nd half of 2018 demand for industrial robots slowed significantly. This followed the 20% increase in industry revenues in 2017. Demand in the...

/ May 9, 2019

Key Trends at ProMat & Automate 2019

Last week’s ProMat and Automate shows in Chicago saw more than 60,000 attendees and 1,500 exhibitors descend on Chicago for the co-located events covering supply...

/ April 18, 2019

ProMat & Automate 2019 Highlight Unstoppable March of Mobile Robots

For the past few years, ProMat has been one of the leading supply chain industry events, and last week’s event did not disappoint. Co-located with...

/ April 16, 2019

20,000 Autonomous Mobile Robots Shipped in 2018

The results of our freshly released quarterly mobile robot market tracker show that AMR demand continued to surge in Q4, and that more than 20,000...

/ March 18, 2019

Mobile Robot Market Growth Accelerates in Q3 2018

Following a strong 1H, revenue growth from automated guided vehicles (AGVs) and autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) accelerated in Q3 2018, with the industry expanding by...

/ January 8, 2019