A company called Kindred AI has launched a new range of warehouse robotics systems powered by artificial intelligence.
In one system, Kindred appears to be using a Fanuc robot, and in another, an arm that looks like it’s from Universal Robots.
The company, which says it is building “human-like intelligence in machines”, says “major global retailers” have started pilot programs integrating Kindred Sort, the company’s first commercial offering, in their existing fulfillment centers.
Kindred also says it has raised $28 million in Series B funding led by Tencent, bringing the total amount raised to $44 million. Previous investors Eclipse Ventures and First Round Capital participated in the new round. [Read more…] about Kindred AI launches warehouse robots already in use by ‘major retailers’