Urbx Logistics joins Misubishi Electric Automation OEM program

illustration of an Urbx item storage array
Urbx offers a completely automated storage and retrieval array for inventory management of retail items. | Image credit: Urbx

Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. is announcing the addition of Urbx Logistics to its Diamond Partner OEM Program. The program is a natural extension of their commitment to achieve the highest level of quality, performance and efficiency for their customers. Diamond Partner OEMs receive engineering support, tools to increase manufacturing productivity, as well as sales and marketing collaboration.

Urbx Logistics provides an automated storage and retrieval solution (ASRS) for grocery chains, factories, retailers and distribution centers to achieve on-demand order fulfillment. Urbx calls it the “omni-channel warehouse”, and their system enables orders for on-demand goods to be retrieved with mobile robots.

Mitsubishi has a large portfolio of robotics and automation solutions. The company also has a vast sales channel and a large client base. By working with Urbx as a technology partner, Mitsubishi can now bring innovative solutions to the future of order fulfillment.

Lincoln Cavalieri, CEO of Urbx Logistics, commented, “The Urbx mission brings automated, on-demand retail fulfillment to everyone. Through working with Mitsubishi Electric Automation, we see an enormous opportunity to leverage their industry-leading robotics system architecture in a groundbreaking way. Close collaboration with Mitsubishi Electric allows us to scale rapidly to meet the intense demand for compact, high-speed fulfillment in the marketplace. We are excited to work with them now and into the future.”

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