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April 11, 2019 Amazon Robotics adds autonomous mobile robot startup Canvas Technology to its portfolio. TechCrunch reported yesterday that autonomous mobile robot supplier Canvas Technology was being acquired by Amazon Robotics. Amazon confirmed the acquisition with TechCrunch. Colorado based Canvas Technology is a warehouse robotics company with an autonomous person-to-goods cart solution. Canvas raised at least $15

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April 8, 2019 – Chicago, IL Locus Robotics announces the launch of its Spring 2019 software and hardware suite. The release features significant new functionality, as well as enhancements to the Company’s multi-bot software, hardware, and user experience (UX). As a whole, the release is designed to further improve productivity, operational flexibility and performance, and efficiency

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inVia deploys additional robot fleets at Rakuten Super Logistics warehousesinVia Robotics announced today the expanded deployment of its Picker autonomous mobile robots (AMR) in additional  Rakuten Super Logistics (RSL) warehouses across the United States. The first warehouse of the expansion is already in operation, having gone live in Las Vegas, Nevada earlier this year. Over

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April 8, 2019 – Chicago, ILIntroducing the MiR1000Today, from their booth at the Automate 2019 tradeshow, Mobile Industrial Robotics (MiR) announced the release of a new autonomous mobile robot (AMR): the MiR1000. With a payload capacity of 1000 kg (2,679 lbs or 1 ton), the MiR1000 is the largest capacity, autonomous mobile robot in their

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