Warehouse Robotics Rising High in E-Commerce Industry!

Warehouse Robots are increasingly being integrated into industries that possess aspects like storage, transportation and dispatch in their business. These robots are primarily designed to aid in warehousing and manufacturing processes like palletizing, packaging, storing and transporting products.

One aspect where Warehouse Robotics has established their mark is on the E-Commerce sector. Online retailers such as have massive warehouses that house all the products which are on sale on their website, and the process of integrating robotics with such warehouses has already begun. Kiva Systems, an automation systems company that manufactures mobile robotic fulfilment systems was acquired by Amazon for $775 Million. This acquisition was the second largest in the history of Amazon, the first being the acquisition of, the online shoe retailing website that was bought for $895 Million. This shows that Warehouse Automation has become one among the top priorities for online retailers like Amazon.

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Warehouse Robotics is now being preferred over manual workers for carrying out tasks such as sorting, profiling and dispatching products since it promises a higher efficiency rate and customer satisfaction while reducing operating costs in the long run. 

Brief Outlook:

According to the research conducted by IndustryArc, the sale of Warehouse Robotics machinery is estimated to grow at 11.3% CAGR in the period 2015-2020.  Warehouse Robotics is now being prioritized over manual labour primarily because of the higher work efficiency compared to that of a worker. U.S., China, India, Japan, France and others are the largest and highest growing markets for the Global Warehouse Robotics Market with Japan, currently the largest market in the world.

Companies are more concerned of increasing the processing speeds, reducing variable cost and targeting for accuracy. This becomes the main reason for the increasing demand of Warehouse Robotics. Warehouse Automation being one of the key influencing factors, has successfully attracted investors.

The Service Robot Sector is expected to grow at a rate of 25% to 30% for the next two or three years.

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Market Segmentation:

The Warehouse Robotics Market is broadly divided into four types depending on various factors like:

1.     By Type: Fixed Robot and Mobile Robot with further sub segments in each.

2.     By Function: Storage, Sorting, Distribution, Inspection and Others.

3.     By Industry: F&B, Defence, Airport, Ports and Others.

4.     By Geography: North America, South America, Europe, APAC and RoW.

Key Players Mentioned:

·         ABB Ltd.

·         Eaton Corporation Public Ltd.

·         Siemens AG

·         Kuka AG

·         Fanuc Corp. and Others

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