Trends suggest the global stock of robots will multiply even faster in the next 20 years, reaching as many as 20 million by 2030.
June 27, 2019
The robotics revolution is rapidly accelerating, as fast-paced technological advances in automation, engineering, energy storage, artificial intelligence and machine learning converge continue to transform the capabilities of robots and their ability to take over tasks once carried out by humans.
North America continued to dominate the RPA software market, with a 51% share in 2018.
June 25, 2019
Robotic process automation (RPA) software revenue grew 63.1% in 2018 to $846 million, and is expected to bring in revenue reaching $1.3 billion in 2019, making it the fastest-growing segment of the global enterprise software market, according to Gartner, Inc., Stamford, Conn.
IGS supplies plug-and-play vertical farming technology to indoor farms.
June 18, 2019
Intelligent Growth Solutions Ltd. (IGS), a Scotland, UK-based vertical farm technology business, announced today a £5.4 million Series A funding round led by S2G Ventures, a Chicago-based agri-foodtech investor.
The study highlighted that 54% of U.S. shoppers want retailers to do more to encourage healthy eating.
June 18, 2019
Americans are at risk of serious illnesses, as 72% of consumers surveyed do not understand the recommended levels of salt, fat and sugar consumption, according to new research revealed by Spoon Guru, UK.
Loblaw will integrate Microsoft’s AI technology within its PC Optimum loyalty program to match member customers with better deals and offers based on their online preferences.
June 14, 2019
Loblaw, Canada, partnered with Microsoft Corp., Redmond, Calif., to unlock new opportunities with artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, data mining and cloud-based solutions to redefine retail operations and help its workforce prepare for the future.
Silo’s AI and machine learning technology adapts to existing workflows, seamlessly automating the entire supply chain from harvest management and quality control to forecasting and negotiation through logistics and payment.
May 24, 2019
Silo, a San Francisco-based technology-driven marketplace that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to streamline supply chains for perishable agribusiness, announced a seed round of $3 million in capital.