Expert insights on the latest automation industry trends and innovations

Automation in the SME sector is critical to the future of UK Manufacturing

Automation in the SME sector is critical to the future of UK Manufacturing

Small to medium-sized enterprises (or SMEs) are well known for their innovation. At last count, the UK was home to some 5.82 million SMEs, a large proportion of which had a role to play in the pioneering progression of their respective industry sector. The number of SMEs continues to grow from strength to strength, and […]

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The next critical step in robotics.

What is the next critical step in robotics?

Robots are in use across many industries in various forms. With increased use comes a greater need for better technology and more practical applications. As a result, the realm of robotics, and the innovative devices the field produces, is constantly evolving, with the artificial intelligence (AI) that makes robots what they are the most advanced […]

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The robot work force is already here: Represented by picking robots in a warehouse

The robot work force isn’t coming. It’s already here.

Using robots in our everyday lives once seemed like a really long way off, with robot automation the stuff of science fiction rather than reality. The robot workforce however isn’t coming, it’s already here. As a leading provider of autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), we’re the pioneering partner many companies have turned to in order to […]

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Robots and AI

What Should We Expect from Robots and AI in the Next Decade?

Autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) are already making significant headway across numerous industry sectors. In warehouses and facilities serving logistics, manufacturing, eCommerce, pharmaceuticals and biotech businesses, AMRs are being used to increase efficiency, flexibility and scalability on production lines and across factory floors. The intelligence, machine learning capabilities, on-board sensors and intuitive navigation software of such […]

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Autonomous Robot Applications

A Guide to Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) and 8 AMR Applications

Autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) play vital roles in businesses of all sizes and niches. For the warehousing and logistics sectors in particular, AMRs provide the intelligence needed to make all the right and most practical decisions to overcome challenges faced in the modern industrial environment. Just like humans, autonomous mobile robots in business have the […]

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Automatic warehouse concept with 3d rendering robot arm with forklift truck and conveyor belt

Types of Automation Technology Pros and Cons  

As you may have discovered in our recent blog post Warehouse Robotics: Everything You Need to Know, there are several types of automation technology that make warehouse robotics and the many benefits they unlock possible. Automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS), goods-to-person (G2P) technology, automated guided vehicles (AGVs), automated guided carts (AGCs), autonomous mobile robots […]

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People and robots working together.

Managing People and Autonomous Mobile Robots Together

The uptake of autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) has been a cause for concern for many in recent years. Unbeknown to most however, AMRs and the workforce can work together in perfect harmony to deliver a series of advantages to organisations serving all industry sectors. With the correct protocols in place, the automation of the workforce […]

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How Robots can become more autonomous using AI

How Can Robots Become More Independent and Autonomous?

The future of artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics is certainly looking bright. Every day, new technologies are being pioneered, developed and introduced to unlock the potential of automation across many industry sectors. There’s an evident rise in the use of autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) as a result. The use of robots is accelerating at a […]

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The Robot arm picks up the box to Autonomous Robot transportation in warehouses, Warehouse automation concept

What is the difference between an automated mobile robot and a robot?

Autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) have been developed to transform traditional warehouse environments into smarter, safer operations. They take on difficult, time-consuming and often dangerous tasks so warehouse operatives can benefit from improved productivity, increased efficiency, enhanced safety, limited errors, and better use of human labour, all of which offer optimal routes to success in your […]

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Ways autonomous mobile robots are transforming warehouses.

6 Ways Autonomous Mobile Robots are Transforming Warehouses

Autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) are officially shaping the future of business. In recent years, automation has allowed organisations across all industries to drive their companies forward even in the face of the challenges presented by Brexit, Covid-19, and international crises. As we emerge from some of those trials, autonomous mobile robots and other automation equipment […]

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