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Sep 15, 2021

Locus Robotics Secures $50 Million in Additional Funding to Accelerate Global Expansion

New funding will enable further world-wide expansion into new markets and support fast-growing customer and partner network   Locus Robotics…

Sep 13, 2021

Executive Q&A: Logistics supports a healthy pharma industry

The market for pharmaceuticals and biopharmaceuticals is robust and growing and that’s driving demand for logistics support for these products….

Sep 3, 2021

Sports retailer evo gains from Locus Robotics solution joined with WMS from Körber

          Körber and long-time strategic partner Locus Robotics are enabling sports and outdoor lifestyle retailer evo…

Sep 1, 2021

Locus Robotics: Intelligent technology transforming the digital warehouse

Locus Robotics, the market leader in Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMR) for fulfillment warehouses, will be using the online platform offered…

Sep 1, 2021

Locus Robotics: Proud to be sponsoring IMHX Connect

Locus Robotics, the market leader in Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMR) for fulfilment warehouses, is proud to be sponsoring IMHX Connect,…

Aug 24, 2021

Locus Robotics Reaches Half-a-Billion Units Picked Milestone

Leader in Warehouse Robotics Achieves Milestone In Just 94 Days Locus Robotics announces they have surpassed the half-a-billion-units-picked milestone. This…

Aug 19, 2021

Robots offer solution to peak season labor shortages

Robots offer solution to peak season labor shortages Humans have large, agile brains, but are subject to the constraints of…

Aug 18, 2021

Q&A: Alleviating holiday peak warehouse challenges with AMR automation

Alleviating holiday peak warehouse challenges with AMR automation COVID-19 brought on a dramatic shift to online ordering for both B2B…

Aug 18, 2021

Locus Robotics Ranks No. 428 on the 2021 Inc. 5000, With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 1,134% Percent

Inc. magazine ranked Locus Robotics at No. 428 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the…

Aug 17, 2021

Locus named as SCB’s 100 Great Supply Chain Partners of 2021

Locus Robotics named as one of Supply Chain Brain’s 100 Great Supply Chain Partners of 2021. The list showcases a…

Aug 12, 2021

Think of Robots as a Supply Chain Asset

As warehouses and other operations increasingly turn to robots, they should be considered an asset rather than some hostile technology….

Aug 10, 2021

Deploy a Robotics-Driven Fulfillment Solution to Reach Peak Productivity

Forward-thinking 3PLs and retailers are making moves now to digitize their operations and prepare for possibly their best peak season…

Aug 4, 2021

Robots Offer Solution to Peak Season Labor Shortage

Humans have large, agile brains, but are subject to the limits of the human body, including fatigue. Robots are tireless,…

Aug 4, 2021

STORD rethinks the warehouse with Atlanta innovation hub

STORD’s new, 386,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art fulfillment and innovation hub in Atlanta will feature Locus Robotics automation from the outset, helping benefit STORD…

Jul 27, 2021

Prepping for ‘Peak Season,’ a Global Event, Says Locus Robotics CEO

Rick Faulk, CEO of Locus Robotics, shares insights into how this retail period has changed, and the challenges merchants face….

Jul 14, 2021

The Items That Locus Robotics’ CMO Has on Her Desk

The CMO of Locus Robotics might be based in Boston, but her home office tells a different story. That’s because…

Jul 8, 2021

Software keeps DC workers and robots working in harmony

Once dedicated solely to tracking human performance, labor management systems are now being used to keep workers and robots marching…

Jul 8, 2021

Find your robotics fit

Robotics are a hot item in warehouses right now, with strong double-digit growth projected by most analysts over the next…

Jun 17, 2021

Locus Robotics swarms DHL — At Your Doorstep

When people hear the words “automation” or “robotic integration” the first thought is a workplace that is all robots, no…

Jun 2, 2021

DHL Supply Chain signs expanded agreement with Locus Robotics to extend its Accelerated Digitalization strategy.

DHL Supply Chain is expanding its collaboration with Locus Robotics, further digitalizing its supply chain processes. By 2022, the logistics…

May 24, 2021

Warehouses Look to Robots to Fill Labor Gaps, Speed Deliveries

The robots are coming to labor-strapped North American warehouses. Growing numbers of self-driving machines are shuttling clothing and sports equipment…

May 20, 2021

For Locus Robotics, ‘Covid accelerated everything’ — including revenue growth

Most companies took a major hit as a result of the pandemic. Not Locus Robotics. You might say it was…

May 20, 2021

Locus Robotics named #1 on Boston Business Journal’s 2021 Fast 50 List

Leader in Warehouse Robotics recognized as one of the fastest-growing private companies headquartered in Massachusetts Locus Robotics, the industry leader…

May 6, 2021

Post-pandemic playbook: Forget mega-warehouses, it’s all about local

Learn how Locus is helping retailer and brands meet customer demand more sustainably and efficiently as they invent in smaller, more nimble warehouses closer to shoppers in the post-pandemic world.

May 6, 2021

Material Bank Raises $100 Million To Source Architectural & Construction Products — With Help From Robots

Learn how the world’s largest provider of architectural and construction products and materials raises $100 million in funding to expand their marketplace – with help from robots.

May 5, 2021

Logistics Conference 2021: Supply Chain Resilience Part 2

SHD recaps the highlights from this year’s SHD Logistics Digital Conference, which featured experts from across the logistics sphere, including Locus, who shared their knowledge on supply chain agility.

Apr 8, 2021

Manufacturing & Logistics IT: Tech Innovation Vital to Suppliers Needing to Overcome Productivity Challenges

Technological Innovation vital to suppliers needing to overcome the productivity challenge Denis Niezgoda, Locus’s Vice President – Europe, talks about…

Mar 31, 2021

E-Commerce Enabled

To survive—and thrive—in today’s accelerated e-commerce environment, companies are reworking fulfillment strategies and supply chain networks. Locus CMO Karen Leavitt…

Mar 11, 2021

Warehouse robots affect far more operations than just picking, Körber says

          AMR installations like Locus Robotics can double or triple DC fulfillment speeds, so packing and…

Mar 4, 2021

Robotic Automation: Now Is the Time to Deploy

Locus CMO, Karen Leavitt spoke with Inbound Logistics about how the pandemic has rapidly accelerated the trend toward integrating robotics…

Feb 24, 2021

Locus Robotics transforming the future of e-commerce fulfillment

Changes in the UK’s shopping habits during a succession of lockdowns has had a profound – and lasting – effect…

Feb 24, 2021

Meet The Newest Robotics Unicorn: Locus Robotics Raises $150 Million At A $1 Billion Valuation

Robots that can help retailers keep up with Amazon are a hot commodity, and investors are taking notice. Today, one…

Feb 22, 2021

Warehouses go robotic – Rick Faulk chats with CheddarTV

Locus Robotics Reaches Unicorn Status with Latest Funding Round Locus CEO, Rick Faulk chatted with CheddarTV about Locus’s recent funding…

Feb 22, 2021

Locus Robotics Announces Funding Investment

Locus Robotics, a leader in autonomous mobile robots (AMR) for fulfilment warehouses, has announced $150 million in Series E funding,…

Feb 22, 2021

Locus Robotics valuation reaches $1bn

Locus Robotics has received $150 million, (£107.4m) in finding from US investors, to expand in the UK and the rest…

Feb 22, 2021

Funding boost takes Locus valuation to $1bn

Locus Robotics, the leader in autonomous mobile robots (AMR) for fulfilment warehouses, has announced $150 million in Series E funding,…

Feb 17, 2021

Locus Robotics announces $150 million in Series E Funding, bringing its valuation to $1 billion

Locus Robotics announces $150 million in Series E Funding, bringing its valuation to $1 billion New Funding Allows Leader in…

Feb 16, 2021

The time is now to start integrating robotics into logistics operations

Robotics have enabled major productivity gains in manufacturing, but as the technology becomes more affordable and labour gets harder to…

Feb 4, 2021

Robotic solutions – Offer hope to lockdown challenges

To ensure basic supplies and essential services could be maintained during a succession of lockdowns, logistics operations in the UK…

Jan 19, 2021

Robots in the Warehouse: Who’s Your New Friend?

Special Edition Whitepaper A new generation of robot helpers has boosted productivity in fulfillment operations as warehouses struggle with COVID19-era…

Jan 11, 2021

Amazon, Walmart Tell Consumers to Skip Returns of Unwanted Items

The pandemic has had a dramatic effect on retail in 2020, leading to an explosion of online ordering as consumers…

Jan 4, 2021

How robots are helping e-commerce meet demand

The 2020 Peak Season was unlike anything before and LocusBots played a critical role. CNBC’s Frank Holland reports on the…

Dec 30, 2020

After Shopping And Shipping Crush Come Record Returns

Online purchases drove record sales volume in 2020 vs. in-store purchasing. But, increased volume means more items are more likely…

Dec 16, 2020

Locus Robotics Picks Record-Breaking 70M Units During 2020 Holiday Shopping Period

  Locus averaged over 1.2M Units Picked per Day for its Global Retail and 3PL Customers Day During 2020 Cyber…

Dec 8, 2020

Port Logistics Group Deploys Locus to Improve Warehouse Productivity, Accuracy and Safety

Port Logistics deploys 150 LocusBots in it’s Chino, CA warehouse to improve operational efficiencies, scalability and SLAs   Port Logistics…

Dec 1, 2020

Retailers Are Changing Stores into Micro-fulfillment Centers with Robots

Retailers Are Changing Stores into Micro-fulfillment Centers with Robots In a recent panel on the topic of optimizing omni-channel fulfillment…

Nov 23, 2020

Locus Robotics reaches picking milestone of 250M units for global retail, industrial, healthcare, and 3PL customers

Leader in Warehouse Robotics Marks 5th Year of Record Year-on-year Volume Growth Locus Robotics announces that it has now passed…

Nov 17, 2020

Boots UK and Locus Robotics Win Supply Chain Excellence Award for “Best Use of Robotics”

Boots UK and Locus Robotics Win Supply Chain Excellence Award for “Best Use of Robotics” Large-scale deployment of Locus robots…