Hermes Logistics Technologies (HLT) has appointed Marcus Campbell as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO) during a successful roll out of its new Hermes 5 (H5) system upgrade for a number of customers worldwide.
AJOT | July 13, 2021 | Logistics | Shipping Technology
The German robotics start-up Magazino exhibits their mobile picking robot TORU in Italy for the first time. The A.I.-driven robot is specialized in picking, transporting and stowing shoe boxes in warehouses of online retailers. Visitors of the Expo Riva Schuh in Riva del Garda can experience a live demonstration of the robot at the Magazino booth E13 in Hall B1 from July 18 – 20, 2021.
The Kroger Co., America’s largest grocery retailer, and KNAPP, a global leader in intelligent automation and specialized software solutions, today announced their agreement to deploy, expand, and enhance the capabilities and capacity of the retailer’s existing Great Lakes Distribution Center in Delaware, Ohio. The facility is currently being renovated to add modern state-of-the-art technology and is expected to be complete this summer.
Geek+, a global AMR leader, announces that it is has reached a new milestone for the industry with 20,000 autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) sold worldwide, accelerating the transformation of the global supply chain through fast-track growth capabilities.
• CEVA Logistics continues technology platform integrations for carrier, customer shipment visibility through global agreement
• project44 to provide CEVA and its customers with real-time visibility data, dynamic ETA, exception management, and data standardization, enrichment and connectivity services to create leading supply chain visibility
Woven Capital, L.P. today announced that it has made an investment in Ridecell Inc., a leading platform powering digital transformations and IoT automation for fleet-driven businesses. Woven Capital is an $800 million global investment fund that supports innovative, growth-stage companies in mobility, automation, artificial intelligence, data and analytics, connectivity, and smart cities. It is the investment arm of the Woven Planet Group, a Toyota subsidiary which is dedicated to building the safest mobility in the world. Along with the investment, Ridecell and the Woven Planet Group will explore collaborative opportunities in mobility service operations.