As automated processes are increasingly adopted in the production of goods and services globally, the use of robotics in logistics is forecast to grow in every industry segment. According to a report by WinterGreen Research, industrial logistics robotics projects are ongoing worldwide, with the focus on end-to-end process automation. A key objective of industrial robots implementation is keeping costs down, and the adaptation of existing tools, implementation of commercial mechanisms, and loading and unloading of pallets, is often seen as the best way to build viable robots.

Published: January 2018

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