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Zipline expands flying medical drone program to Ghana
After launching in Rwanda, service will add four healthcare DCs with 30 airborne parcel drones apiece.
Locus Robotics lands $26 million investment for warehouse fulfillment bots
Funding from Zebra Ventures and Scale Venture Partners will drive increased production, Locus says.
Warehouse robotics on the rise
Study shows an 18 percent increase in testing of warehouse robotics in 2019.
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Boston Dynamics reaches into warehouse robotics market with acquisition of Kinema Systems
Company announces plans to develop additional robotic products for stacking boxes on pallets, moving boxes to conveyors.
Boston Dynamics builds dinosaur-shaped robots for your DC
Jurassic "Handle" robots combine wheels and grippers for stacking boxes.
Robots that can go the distance (and carry that weight)
As more robots enter the warehouse work force, they're easing the physical demands on human workers while taking productivity to new levels.
Report: 50,000 warehouses to recruit robots by 2025
DCs look to automation to handle the crush of e-commerce fulfillment volumes, ABI says.
Warehouses find ROI in AMRs
RK Logistics adds Fetch Robotics units in move to reduce worker fatigue and boost hiring.
Ryder deploys Fetch robots in "smart warehouses"
Showcase sites support three consumer brands with robotics, autonomous vehicles, sensors and wearable technology, Ryder says.
Locus Robotics' release to speed ecommerce fulfillment
Hardware and software suite improves robotics capabilities, helps retailers and warehouse operators improve productivity, operational performance, company says.

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