The Symbotic Solution Honored at the MassTLC Leadership Awards
Wilmington, MA – Symbotic, a leading provider of robotic automation solutions for distribution centers, today announced that its autonomous mobile robotic-based solution for reinventing conventional warehouses was named 2016’s Innovative Technology of the Year for Robotics by the Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC). The MassTLC Leadership Awards showcase the best of Massachusetts technology, from executive initiative to engineering aptitude. Awards were announced during a ceremony held on September 14 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston.
“For over 400 years, the Massachusetts innovation legacy has been characterized by tackling big problems, and each year at the MassTLC Leadership Awards Gala we recognize the people and organizations that enrich that proud tradition,” said Tom Hopcroft, CEO, MassTLC. “In 2016, I’m proud to include Symbotic as among the Tech Leadership Award winners whose contributions to the state’s technology economy help make our region the envy of the world.”
“Massachusetts has a strong reputation for being at the forefront of robotics innovation, and it’s a great honor to be named the winner by MassTLC,” said Chris Gahagan, CEO of Symbotic. “We have always been very focused on solving every-day supply chain challenges, which continually drive technology innovation and business benefits for our customers.”
Winners were selected from hundreds of nominations, as judged by panels of industry leaders in each of the 16 categories who participated in the selection process. For a full list of finalists and recipients in each category, please visit http://masstlcawards.org/. For more information about MassTLC, please visit http://www.masstlc.org.
Symbotic is a leading provider of proprietary, autonomous robotics and innovative software based solutions that reinvent distribution centers. The Symbotic System uses a flexible and modular framework, autonomous robots and an integrated software system to reduce costs, simplify operations, and increase storage density within existing infrastructures. The result is an automated materials handling and storage solution that is fast and affordable to setup, inexpensive to operate and flexible to change. The Symbotic System can be installed with minimal disruption to the conventional operating warehouse and is built to reimagine future growth.
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For more information about Symbotic, please visit symbotic.com.
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