November 2014

Orchard Supply Hardware in San José, California, recently took delivery of two in store robots which can greet customers, speak to them in English or Spanish, guide them to the correct location for the items they are looking for, and even put them in touch with a store specialist via telepresence if need be.

October 2014

The decline in demand for raw materials from the Chinese market, which threatens to eliminate a third of the mining industry, is forcing large companies to turn to automation to reduce production costs dramatically.