Warehouse Robotics: Assistive Tools, or Replacements for Humans?

December 22, 2016 | State of the Market Report

Whether for asset tracking, inventory scanning, or material transport; robots are gaining an increasing foothold within modern warehouses. A rapidly expanding e-commerce industry along with steady funding from eager investors has led to a flow of startups. This report will investigate the value of robotics in the warehouse by defining the two schools of thoughts forming in the space: robotics companies for replacing human workers, and robotics companies for assisting human workers.

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  • Digital Transformation

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Lead Analyst

Kyle Landry


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