Locus Robotics: Over 100 Million Units Picked For Retail And 3PL Partners

By Noah Long ● February 7, 2020
  • Locus Robotics — the market leader in autonomous mobile robots (AMR) for fulfillment warehouses, announced it crossed the 100 million units picked milestone

Locus Robotics — the market leader in autonomous mobile robots (AMR) for fulfillment warehouses — has announced it crossed the 100 million units picked milestone. Locus is the first company to achieve this milestone in the warehouse AMR industry history.

“We are excited to have reached this significant milestone – one that showcases the tremendous impact that our revolutionary, multi-bot fulfillment solution is having on productivity and throughput for our customers worldwide,” said Locus Robotics CEO Rick Faulk. “This marks a significant moment in the industry. We continue to see tremendous year on year growth, and we look forward to continuing this momentum in 2020 and beyond.”

The 100 millionth pick took place happened at the DHL Supply Chain fulfillment facility in Hanover, Pennsylvania at 5:38 AM ET on Tuesday, February 4th.

“LocusBots have been a great addition to our family,” added DHL Hanover general manager Eric Stipp. “They’re not only helpful in sharing the workload and ensuring that the team is exceeding pick numbers, but they’re also fun to work with.”

Locus’ collaborative robots are known for driving productivity to ensure that retail companies and third-party logistics (3PL) providers can keep up with consumer demand and meet fulfillment goals despite the widespread scarcity of warehouse labor. The company’s customers include DHL, GEODIS, Port Logistics, Verst Logistics, SANDOW, Marleylilly, and Radial.