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Geek+ Robotics Picking System introduced at Empower in Hong Kong

Geek+ Robotics‘ Geek Picking System has been introduced at Empower in Hong Kong. As an e-commerce centre, Empower focuses on the fast-growing B2C market of small and medium-sized goods and also plays an important role in distributing parcels to Europe, Asia Pacific and Hong Kong.

The robot area of the Empower warehouse covers around several thousands square metres, using 65 Geek Picking Robots. The space utilisation of the warehouse has been maximised with high-rise inventory racks.

Currently Geek+ has several projects in operation in Hong Kong including E-commerce, retail, pharmaceutical, and mini-warehouse solutions which is based on the features of the Hong Kong logistics industry.

Since the official global expansion from February 2018, the Geek Picking System has been deployed in many warehouses in Singapore, Thailand, Japan.

Warehouse robots is one of the major trends in intelligent logistics in the future, and will lead the intelligent revolution of the traditional supply chain industry.

Enabled by high flexibility, powerful algorithms, big data and strategic support, the Geek Picking System can be applied to every step of the supply chain, from shipment receiving, storage and retrieval, put-away, picking, sorting, to final delivery.