Robotics

Automotive Robot Valets Can Park Travelers' Cars At Lyon Airport

Stanley Robotics is reinventing parking at France's Lyon Saint Exupéry airport, offering customers a lower-cost option and using parking spaces more efficiently

Analysis Interview: How An AI Robotics Company Is Pioneering A Future Of Autonomous Delivery

Nuro co-founder and president Dave Ferguson explains why automated delivery for consumer goods like grocery and beyond is poised to provide next-level accessibility and convenience at reduced cost, all while improving safety, creating jobs and reducing pollution

Delivery & Logistics Op-Ed: The “Ins-and-Outs” Of The 5G Automated Experience

In an op-ed for PSFK, author Christopher Nurko explores the emerging drivers of value in retail, outlining how 5G technology can help retailers deliver excellent experiences at all stages along the path to purchase

Features Five Robotics Companies Driving Retail’s DTC Future

PSFK explores the innovations in robotics and AI that are helping to enable the revolution in direct-to-consumer retail

Cafe & Restaurant Remotely-Controlled Robots Let The Physically Disabled Serve Cafe Guests

Dawn ver. Beta Cafe is employing robot waiters that allow employees with physical disabilities to operate them from home

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Hotel Offers Team Of Robot Butlers To Provide Guests With Personal Assistance

YOTELPAD Miami is bringing robotics to its lobbies and service stations to help customers with their luggage and provide personal attention in-room

Merchandising & Curation Machine-Learning Robot Simplifies Retailers' Inventory Audits

Simbe Robotics added new capabilities like RFID scanning to its retail robot to make the audit process faster and more thorough, collecting inventory data and even tracking popular customer paths

Post Purchase Service & Support HSBC Enlists A Robot Greeter As Part Of A Branch Banking Redesign

As part of a larger plan to enhance its real-life banking experience, HSBC enlisted the help of the robot Pepper at its flagship Fifth Avenue store, attracting branch visitors while providing answers to customer questions and even taking selfies

Delivery & Logistics Automated Manufacturing Enables Local Bike Production For Netherlands Brand

Mokumono Bicycles uses a style of manufacturing that combines automation and robotics to streamline the process and reduce the need for foreign production

Food & Beverage Customers Design Their Own Cocktails With App-Controlled Bartender Robot

At the robotic bar designed for cruise ships and hotels, patrons can craft their own concoctions or choose from a pre-made list

Health How Routine Assistance Is Enhancing Consumer Wellness Experiences

New technology is poised to take on the burden of the many demands on modern consumers, automating daily activities like shopping and travel while enhancing routines like sleeping and relaxation

Design Adidas' Automated Factory Will Change How Products Are Made In The U.S.

The athletic brand's robotic Speedfactory uses data and automation turn out sneakers three times faster, speeding up the time to bring limited editions to market

Home Amazon Is Said To Be Building Robots For The Home

Amazon's latest technological feat is codenamed "Vesta," the robot designed to assist consumers within their homes

Design Could Robots One Day Assemble Flat-Pack Furniture?

A pair of robots can assemble a chair a lot faster than IKEA customers can