Category: Autonomous Mobile Robots

Teradyne Doubles Down on Mobile Robots with AutoGuide Acquisition

Teradyne this week announced that it would be acquiring mobile robot vendor AutoGuide for $165m. This announcement comes 18 months after it acquired AMR vendor...

/ October 23, 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

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

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 Grew 22 Percent in First Half of 2018

AGV and AMR revenues grew by 22.2 percent in the first half of 2018 compared to same period in 2017 according to our recently released...

/ October 4, 2018

Who Are the Leading Suppliers of Mobile Robots?

Our recent research report on the mobile robot industry identified close to 100 vendors globally. Analyzing 60 of the largest, revealed that the leading supplier...

/ July 2, 2018

The Mobile Robot Market in 2022 – Our Predictions

Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) have been around for decades, but recently demand for them and the newer, autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) has exploded. This market...

/ May 18, 2018