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Top Ten News of the Mobile Robot Industry in 2018

Introduction: With the increasing scope of AGV applications and the continuous expansion of the market, core component manufacturers upstream of the industry chain are also waiting for opportunities. The world's top three reducer giants (Nabotesk, Hamernaco, Sumitomo) have started to develop specific products for the AGV industry.

1, three major reducer giants have developed AGV special products

With the wider application range of AGV and the continuous expansion of the market, core component manufacturers upstream of the industrial chain are also waiting for opportunities. And move. The world's top three reducer giants (Nabotesk, Hamernaco, Sumitomo) have started to develop specific products for the AGV industry.

2, "The 1st China International AGV Robot Industry Development Summit Forum" was held in Shanghai

On November 6, the "Mu Niu Liu Ma" hosted by the China Mobile Robotics (AGV) Industry Alliance The 1st China International AGV Robot Industry Development Summit Forum was officially held at the Shanghai New International Expo Center! At this forum, more than 300 industry professionals from home and abroad sat together to discuss new developments, new technologies and new ideas of AGV robots!

This conference interprets the new developments of the current AGV industry and the new direction from the international perspective. It is the best platform and event for the technical exchange between China and foreign countries in the AGV industry. The conference has a new perspective and a super-luxury lineup. The most comprehensive participating companies and high-level speech topics have received much attention.

3, "2017-2018 AGV Robot Best Innovation Product Award" was released

October, "AG-20" AGV sponsored by China Mobile Robotics (AGV) Industry Alliance The selection of the best innovative products for robots has finally come to an end, and 15 of the best innovative products have been released. Among them, the “Best Market Application Innovation Award” has Dongfeng Special Equipment, Nanjiang Robot, Jizhijia, Aijiwei Robot, Guozi Robot, Haikang Robot, Kunming Ship Intelligence; “Best Market Application Innovation Award” Dongfeng special equipment, Nanjiang robot, Jizhijia, Aijiwei robot, national robot, Haikang robot, Kunming ship intelligence; Xinsong robot won special contribution award.

4, Defiance Technology wholly-owned acquisition of Ai Ruisi robot

April 8, DefianceTechnology (Face++) announced the wholly-owned acquisition of Aresbot, officially entering the smart robot business. Aresrobot is dedicated to the development of core technologies such as intelligent robots, artificial intelligence, and big data. In 2017, it established its own robot production line, and cooperated with Xinyi Technology and Kejie Logistics to create a smart warehouse for Foxconn. factory. In less than a year, Ai Ruisi's products and solutions have been applied to multi-home appliance logistics and warehousing and smart factories. In the e-commerce warehousing, it has successfully withstood the pressure of major festivals such as “Double 11” and “Double 12”. test.

5, Jizhijia Geek+ won $150 million in Series B financing, refreshing logistics robot financing record

On November 21, 2018, Geek+ officially announced the completion of 150 million The US dollar B round of financing once again refreshed the financing record of the global logistics robot industry. This round of financing was led by Huaping Investment, with a total investment of more than 100 million US dollars. The original shareholder Xiangfeng Investment and Volcanic Stone Investment and Investment. With the completion of this round of financing, Geek+ became the first AI robot unicorn company developed from the logistics field, and is rapidly developing into the broader AI robot field.