Types of Robots

Proof Point

Robots – intelligent machines that automate physical tasks – becoming more pervasive across industries and consumer markets

Types of Robots

as of May 2018

Proof Point Findings

  • Industrial Robots – Automate routine work in production lines, factories and warehouses
  • Rethink Robotics – Packaging and material handling
  • ABB – Wielding, packaging and palletizing
  • Kiva Systems – Order fulfillment and distribution
  • Utility Robots – Perform specific tasks across various industries including healthcare, retail, public spaces, and hotels
  • LG – Meal delivery, luggage handling, and product scans
  • Oxbotica – Grocery delivery and airport cargo handling
  • Aethon – Healthcare supplies delivery
  • Consumer Robots – Aid in carrying out daily domestic tasks, giving people time to take care of more important matters
  • iRobot – Vaccum cleaning, mopping and pool cleaning
  • Moley Robotics – Cooking and washing utensils
  • LG – Lawn mowing and vaccum cleaning





Date Last Updated

June 16, 2018

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