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RightHand Robotics Raises $8M in Series A Funding
Date: 
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Location: 
Somerville
Categories: 
Hardware & Robotics
Deal Type: 
Funding

With the explosive growth in e-commerce and a shrinking workforce, pressures have never been higher on warehouses to fulfill orders faster and more efficiently. To address these challenges, RightHand Robotics today introduced RightPick, a combined hardware and software solution that handles the key task of picking individual items, or “piece-picking.”

With RightPick, businesses are able to reduce the cost and improve the reliability of e-commerce order-fulfillment for pharmaceuticals, electronics, grocery, apparel, and countless other industries. As e-commerce continues to grow, the trend is away from bulk or pallet-load handling toward single SKUs and piecemeal items expands along with it. RightPick works in concert with all industry-leading robotic arms. The company will be demonstrating RightPick at ProMat 2017.

RightHand Robotics also announced today that it has raised $8 million in Series A funding from Playground Global, Matrix Partners, Seven Seas Partners, Dream Incubator and angel investors. The new capital will be used to expand product development, hiring and marketing... READ MORE