By Mike Oitzman / a couple of years ago
6-Rivers Chuck robot

6 River Systems

Headquarters: Waltham, MA USA
Public: NO
Website: https://6river.com

Applications:

  • Logistics
  • Warehousing

Background

eCommerce has changed the world. Customers demand better service but operators are stuck in the trenches, fighting today’s problems with yesterday’s tools. 6 River Systems knows that fulfillment is key to customer satisfaction. Starting with Chuck, a collaborative mobile robot, 6 River systems is building fulfillment solutions that power the winning warehouses of the future.

Based in Waltham, Massachusetts, 6 River Systems is a venture-backed company founded by former Kiva Systems (now Amazon Robotics) executives. The team has decades of automation, software, and operations experience and has designed, built and deployed the world’s largest warehouse automation solutions.


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About the author

Mike Oitzman

Mike Oitzman brings 25 years of product management and product marketing experience to the role of publisher and editor for Mobile Robot Guide. Mike is a respected expert in the mobile robot market and is a frequent panel leader and speaker at events and tradeshows.


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