ProMat 2023

ForwardX is exhibiting at ProMat 2023 from March 20–23! Come join us in booth #N7352 at McCormick Place in Chicago. You’ll get the chance to interact with multiple AMRs including our Max series, Flex series, and Apex autonomous forklift. With over 900 of the world’s leading manufacturing and supply chain solution providers under one roof, […]

ForwardX Mobile Robots Pick 15M Units During China’s Singles’ Day

Shoppers in China spent $132.6 billion with Alibaba and JD.com on Singles’ Day, Nov. 11. In comparision, U.S. consumers spent a total of $19.6 billion across retailers on Black Friday and Cyber Monday in 2021. “11.11,” also known as Singles’ Day, has gained traction with Chinese consumers, as hundreds of brands such as Apple, Nike, […]

How AMRs Empower Your Workforce and Combat the Labor Shortage

Employee turnover and recruitment costs are on the rise amongst a dwindling labor pool for warehousing workflows. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, since 2015 there has been an hourly wage increase of $0.50 to $1.00 every year with an even larger increase from 2020 to 2021. That’s without considering the basic benefits […]

DC Velocity’s Robotics Roundtable: Easing the Crunch

“Labor shortages, inventory snarls, inflation, and a tightening economy are just a few of the challenges retailers and suppliers face right now. We asked experts from robotics and automation companies to weigh in on how their technologies can help. Here’s what they told us.” -DC Velocity Editorial Director, David Maloney Q: How does a company […]

How AMRs Increase Productivity

Terms such as “labor shortage” have become common place in the warehousing industry, not only in the US but around the world. If we don’t have the people to fill all the needed positions, then we need to make facilities faster, stronger, and smarter using the resources available to us. Autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) are […]

ForwardX Robotics releases new fully autonomous forklift

ForwardX Robotics, an autonomous mobile robot (AMR) and warehouse solutions provider, has added the Apex 1400-L to its list of AMRs available in the United States. Apex 1400-L is a fully autonomous forklift which further enhances ForwardX’s capabilities in warehousing workflows including receiving, putaway, replenishment, raw material movement, and shipping. ForwardX’s Apex 1400-L uses a […]

ForwardX Robotics Joins Hands with the World’s Largest Cosmetics Company

The world’s largest cosmetics company, with more than 20 brands and sales channels all over the world, has always maintained a leading position in the beauty and cosmetics industry. Its Suzhou warehouse in China was facing many business challenges before it upgraded its operations. ForwardX successfully deployed over 10 AMRs in the group’s Suzhou warehouse […]

ForwardX Releases Autonomous Forklift—Apex 1400-L

orwardX Robotics, an autonomous mobile robot (AMR) and warehouse solutions provider, has added the Apex 1400-L to its list of AMRs available in the United States. Apex 1400-L is a fully autonomous forklift which further enhances ForwardX’s capabilities in warehousing workflows including receiving, putaway, replenishment, raw material movement, and shipping. Intelligent unmanned forklifts offer high […]

ForwardX Robotics Launches in the U.S. Market

ForwardX Robotics, an Autonomous Mobile Robot (AMR) and warehouse solutions provider, announced its first U.S.-based project recently. The company, which has raised more than $100 million in funding since it was founded in 2016, also recently participated in its first U.S. trade show event. The new project is with Hiocloud, at its warehouse in Edison, […]