Category: Robotics

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

The Future of Collaborative Robots

Benefiting from a desire for ever-increasing automation in industry, collaborative robots have seen a recent spike in popularity. Further tied to the rising cost and...

/ December 10, 2018

Universal Robots Continues to Dominate Cobot Market but Faces Many Challengers

Universal Robots continued to dominate the collaborative robot industry in 1H 2018 although we estimate its market share dipped a little this year. Yet despite...

/ November 6, 2018
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Collaborative Robots – 2018

Benefiting from a desire for ever-increasing automation in industry, collaborative robots have seen a recent spike in popularity. But is this hype, or will cobots...

/ October 26, 2018

Collaborative Robot Market to Grow by 60% in 2018

Collaborative Robot Market to Grow by 60% in 2018 The nascent collaborative robot market is set to grow by more than 60 percent this year...

/ October 11, 2018