EuroCIS: The revolution in retail comes with autonomous stock-taking robots

High technological innovations help retailers stay competitive in nowadays market. The EuroCIS Fair brings together the newest developments in tech for retailers and gathers over 10,000 visitors next week in Düsseldorf (Germany). In this edition, the huge fair will also count with two robotic attendees. While some of their colleagues are busy taking stock in [...]

By | 2018-04-09T13:44:48+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Events|

Unprecedented stock control by merging RFID and vision into StockBot

They say knowledge is power, and retail industry is no exception to this. Inventory control is at the heart of any business that deals with stocking. Frequently learning what you have and where you have it in a store or a warehouse opens the possibility of optimizing stock management, which has a direct impact in [...]

By | 2018-04-09T13:44:48+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Articles|

2017: The year of the stock-taking robot

In the face of growing competition from e-commerce, brick-and-mortar stores are having to innovate. With lower costs, speed and ease-of-use on their side, online retailers are in prime position to take the lead in the retail world. So, what are stores doing about it? Early adopters of automation and AI (think computerized check-outs and online [...]

By | 2018-04-09T13:44:49+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Articles|

A robot localization system solely based on distance sensors

A robust localization system that uses only distances to a small set of non-synchronized radio beacons at very small update rates. This innovative location system has been developed by Professor Fernando Caballero (Universidad de Sevilla) and Professor Luis Merino (Universidad Pablo de Olavide) with the collaboration of PAL Robotics, in a successful example of the [...]

By | 2018-04-11T08:47:58+00:00 November 28th, 2016|Articles|

EU Robotics Week 2016: Find PAL Robotics in Amsterdam, Madrid and Barcelona!

This Friday the European Robotics Week begins! Europe will be full of robotics events with more than 500 activities registered, which make sure that robots are the continent’s focus. PAL Robotics will be present in Amsterdam, Madrid and Barcelona, where you can meet us and interact with our robots.   Robots at your service: ERW2016 [...]

By | 2018-04-09T13:44:50+00:00 November 18th, 2016|Events|

PAL Robotics inventory-taking robot StockBot, to be present at RFID Journal Live!

If we talk about technologies that are improving labour market, we cannot forget RFID. Radio Frequency Identification has been a groundbreaking step, especially for the retail industry to control inventory. Merging robotics with RFID gives a new dimension to the benefits that this technology offers. That is what we have done in PAL Robotics with [...]

By | 2018-04-09T13:44:51+00:00 April 22nd, 2016|Events|

Automating inventory-taking with StockBot

RFID technology was a forward leap on making inventory task easier and less tiresome. However, it is still a repetitive task that requires some people spending hours with such a monotonous task, and it impedes employees from focusing on more valued tasks. PAL Robotics' vision of improving people's lives through robotics has lead us to conceive a [...]

By | 2018-04-09T13:44:56+00:00 June 9th, 2015|Articles|