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AGVs vs. AMRs: What’s the Difference?

There's a difference between AGVs and AMRs and as executives are evaluating them for industry 4.0 initiatives and lean transformation it's important to understand how these differences can impact your facility in both the short and long term. One dilemma for these...

Aethon TUG T4 Mobile Conveyor and LogicOS

Excited to showcase the TUG T4 this week at MOTEK.  This particular T4 is demonstrating its open platform by incorporating a mobile conveyor.  We are also using the LogicOS module to synchronize all the components through the PLC...

What Industry 4.0 Means for Manufacturers

What Industry 4.0 Means for Manufacturers Today, we’re at a juncture: Industry 4.0 is on the rise due to automation and the ubiquity of computing power and has spurred what many consider yet another Industrial Revolution. Over the course of the 18th and 19th...

At Your Service and As You Wish

Anthony Melanson - Apr 13, 2018 Delivering great hotel service never goes out of style. Yet, how it’s delivered and the emphasis on what is important changes and evolves. We are at an exciting cross-road in the hospitality industry where the expectations of service...

Aethon Covered in Trending Section of New York Times

TRENDING The Next Time You Order Room Service, It May Come by Robot Hotels around the country are introducing robots to handle repetitive tasks like room service deliveries, entertaining guests, and even giving directions. See the original article here   By Nora Walsh...

Labor Shortage Has Silver Lining

Major economies are facing a labor crunch and this means corporations need to adjust their automation strategies in order to grow their businesses. The U.S. Department of Labor reports that the country’s unemployment rate has continued its 2-year descent to 4.1...

Study Affirms Benefits of Robotics in Care Services

Robots do more than improve productivity.  They improve the employee and patient experience as well. “Two parallel revolutions are currently taking place in post-industrial societies,“ reports The ROSE Project (Robots and the Future of Welfare Services), “1) enormous...

MedEx Product Line Acquired by Inmar

As a part of focusing Aethon's business on the global mobile robotics market, Aethon has sold the MedEx product line to Inmar. Winston-Salem, NC, July 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Inmar today announced that it has acquired the MedEx product line from Aethon. The...