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  • Material Handling
  • Hospital
  • Warehouse & Logistics
  • Hospitality


Aethon is best known for its TUG autonomous mobile delivery robot which transports medications, meals and materials through hospitals, manufacturing environments and hotels.  Our industry leading autonomous mobile robot automates and improve the material delivery and retrieval process.

Aethon Infographic about hospitals

While Aethon is a proven leader in the hospital market, then have also expanded their product line for applications in manufacturing and hospitality. The most recent adaptation of the TUG robot is in hospitality, where it is being used to autonomously transport and deliver luggage to guest rooms.

Aethon Hospitality Robot

Aethon is a leading provider of autonomous mobile robot technology. We have been changing how organizations move materials throughout their facilities for over 10 years. But who are we as company and what makes us tick? Watch to learn more.

Aethon T4 Robot Conveyor

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Mike Oitzman

Mike Oitzman is Senior Editor of WTWH's Robotics Group, cohost of The Robot Report Podcast, and founder of the Mobile Robot Guide. Oitzman is a robotics industry veteran with 25-plus years of experience at various high-tech companies in the roles of marketing, sales and product management. He can be reached at