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THE NEW YORK TIMES

Should Robots Have a Face?

When Tina Sorg first saw the robot rolling through her Giant supermarket in…

When Tina Sorg first saw the robot rolling through her Giant supermarket in Harrisburg, Pa., she said to herself, “That thing is a little weird.” Programmed to detect spills and debris in the aisles, the robot looked…

GazetteXtra

Woodman's Market brings in robots for shelf-checking duties

Under a partnership with Badger Technologies,…

Under a partnership with Badger Technologies, Janesville-based Woodman’s Market has begun deploying autonomous robots into store aisles to conduct price and inventory checks and instantly…

By Neil Johnson
ZDNET

Brick and mortar's best hope? Robots, many now believe

Through a pane of clear plastic, speaking through…

Through a pane of clear plastic, speaking through a mask, a checkout clerk at a grocery chain told my wife she was feeling sick yesterday. My wife asked (and I'm imagining her taking a big step…

Industry Week

Adding JIT to Grocery Store Aisles

Robotic deployments represent a crucial step towards smarter retail…

Robotic deployments represent a crucial step towards smarter retail environments.

Food Logistics

Woodman’s Markets Rolls Out Badger Technologies Grocery Robots

Badger Technologies is deploying multipurpose…

Badger Technologies is deploying multipurpose robots at Woodman’s Markets throughout Wisconsin and Illinois, with the goal to expand to all 18 Woodman’s locations by the end…

The Spoon

Woodman’s Market Adds Badger Technologies’ Robots for Shelf Scanning

Badger Technologies announced…

Badger Technologies announced yesterday that its shelf-scanning robots will be roaming the aisles of Woodman’s Markets throughout Wisconsin and Illinois come the end of the…

Progressive Grocer

Woodman's Markets Deploys Autonomous Robots

Woodman's Markets has teamed up with Badger Technologies,…

Woodman's Markets has teamed up with Badger Technologies, a product division of Jabil, to roll out multipurpose robots at all its locations by the end of 2020. The robots will monitor product availability,…

By Abby Kleckler
Winsight Grocery Business

Grocery Robots Take the Floor at Woodman's

Woodman’s Markets is deploying a fleet of multipurpose…

Woodman’s Markets is deploying a fleet of multipurpose robots to monitor product availability, verify prices and deliver precise location data for the 100,000 items in the 240,000-square-foot stores, which…

By Kat Martin
Grocery Dive

Woodman's Markets deploys aisle-scanning robots to stores

Badger Technologies is launching multipurpose…

Badger Technologies is launching multipurpose aisle-scanning robots at Woodman’s Markets stores throughout Illinois and Wisconsin and plans to expand to all 18 store locations by the end of…

By Krishna Thakker
Retail Info Systems News

Woodman’s Markets Rolls Out Shelf-Scanning Robots

Woodman’s Markets is deploying a series of multi-purpose…

Woodman’s Markets is deploying a series of multi-purpose robots that monitor product availability, verify prices and deliver location data for more than 100,000 items, aligning the grocer with the growing…

Milwaukee Business Times

Woodman’s Markets adding robots to monitor inventory on its store shelves

Janesville-based Woodman’s…

Janesville-based Woodman’s Markets, which has stores in Menomonee Falls, Waukesha, Oak Creek and Kenosha, plans to add robots to all of its stores to keep tabs on the thousands…

By Andrew Weiland
Chain Store Age

Midwestern grocer automates shelf scans with robots

Woodman’s Markets now monitors products and…

Woodman’s Markets now monitors products and prices using autonomous robots.

By Dan Berthiaume
Supermarket News

Woodman’s Markets to deploy aisle-roving robots

To drive operational efficiency at its large-format stores,…

To drive operational efficiency at its large-format stores, Midwestern grocer Woodman’s Markets this year plans a chainwide rollout of aisle-scanning robots from Badger Technologies.

Supermarket Perimeter

Woodman’s Markets rolls out multipurpose robots from Badger Tech

The robots will monitor product availability,…

The robots will monitor product availability, verify prices and deliver precise location data for more than 100,000 items at each location. Equipped with Badger Retail InSight, the robots…

By Emily Park
Supermarket Perimeter

Woodman’s Markets rolls out multipurpose robots from Badger Tech

NICHOLASVILLE, KY. - Woodman’s…

NICHOLASVILLE, KY. - Woodman’s Markets is introducing multipurpose robots from Badger Technologies to all 18 retail locations by the end of the year. 

Business Insider

Take a look at 20 of the cutest and creepiest robots in stores and restaurants today

The robots were created…

The robots were created by man. So far, they haven't evolved, rebelled, or formed a plan to kill all humans, but they're definitely more present than ever in daily…

By Irene Jiang
Security infoWatch

The PatrolBot autonomous robot

As the latest Badger Technologies’ offering, the PatrolBot autonomous…

As the latest Badger Technologies’ offering, the PatrolBot autonomous robot leverages AI and Machine Learning to produce actionable business insights to elevate security guard Service Level Agreements (SLAs) while meeting…

ADWEEK

Meet the Security Robot That May Be Coming to Your Local Store or Office Park

Even without the googly…

Even without the googly eyes 

ZDNET

Robots are changing the face of retail in 2020

At NRF 2020, dozens of companies showed off the latest…

At NRF 2020, dozens of companies showed off the latest generation that can handle everything from restocking shelves to cleaning floors.

Security Informed

Badger Technologies Launches PatrolBot Autonomous Robot To Enhance Access Control And Fire Safety Solution

Badger…

Badger Technologies®, a product division of Jabil, introduces the Badger PatrolBot™ autonomous robot tailored for the security guard industry. …

AI Authority

Badger Technologies Introduces PatrolBot Autonomous Robot For Security Guard Industry

The Badger PatrolBot…

The Badger PatrolBot autonomous robot optimizes workforce management for the security guard industry.

The Robot Report

PatrolBot autonomous security robot works with workforce management, says Badger Technologies

Badger Technologies…

Badger Technologies LLC today announced the Badger PatrolBot, an autonomous mobile robot designed for the security guard industry. The Nicholasville, Ky.-based…

AITRENDS

Marty the Robot Rolls out AI in the Supermarket

When six-foot-four inch Marty first rolled into Stop &…

When six-foot-four inch Marty first rolled into Stop & Shop, the robot walked into history. Social robot experts say it is among the first instance of a robot deployed in a customer environment, namely…

Robotics Business Review

Market Playbook: 3 Examples of Robotics in Retail Transformation

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, retailers…

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, retailers were under pressure to keep up with rapidly evolving supply chains and customer habits. Not only have payment methods and support services changed,…

Robotics Business Review

5 Robots Now in Grocery Stores Show the Future of Retail

Governments and grocery stores are asking people…

Governments and grocery stores are asking people maintain “social distance” while shopping to protect both patrons and employees from the novel coronavirus. At the same time, interest…

GROCERY DIVE

So you've deployed robots, now what?

Now that robots roaming grocery stores are becoming less of a novelty,…

Now that robots roaming grocery stores are becoming less of a novelty, it's time for retailers to take advantage of a rich set of in-store data to ensure shelves are full, prices are correct, and floors are clean.…

CHAIN STORE AGE: THE BUSINESS OF RETAIL

Robots and Retail Go Together Like Zeros and Ones

Badger Technologies was featured in the Chain Store……

Badger Technologies was featured in the Chain Store…

PROGRESSIVE-GROCER

Demand in the Digital Era: Closing the Gap Between the Dream and the Store

Badger Technologies was featured……

Badger Technologies was featured…

BBC Worklife

What do we look for in a ‘good’ robot colleague?

What makes for a tolerable robot colleague? Teams of…

What makes for a tolerable robot colleague? Teams of psychologists, roboticists and managers are trying to find out.

Robotics Business Review

Robots in retail: Assessing current progress and long-term vision

The ongoing technological odyssey of…

The ongoing technological odyssey of robots and their acceptance into retail stores has given way to some interesting observations. “Timing is everything” is an ironic truth.…

Wall Street Journal

The Robot in Aisle Five Isn’t Stalking You. No, Really.

Badger Technologies was featured in the Wall Street……

Badger Technologies was featured in the Wall Street…

GROCERY DIVE

The time is now: Robot tests yield fast results

As an engineer, I've spent years—more like decades—perfecting……

As an engineer, I've spent years—more like decades—perfecting…

Retail Touchpoins

The Future Of Retail Is At The Edge

In the quest to differentiate products by embedding more value into……

In the quest to differentiate products by embedding more value into…

techhq

Breaking out of labs and facilities — robots of the open world

Sixty-one percent of executives expect……

Sixty-one percent of executives expect…

Winsight Grocery Business

The State of the Robot in Retail Business

“Timing is everything” is an ironic truth. In my…

“Timing is everything” is an ironic truth. In my early days, developing the robot solution for retail and defining its road map, I would say it was the beginning of embracing the technology and its…

Robotics Tomorrow

How Do You Train a Retail Robot?

Robots represent the greatest game-changer for grocery stores since refrigeration.……

Robots represent the greatest game-changer for grocery stores since refrigeration.…

Jabil, Inc.

CNN at NRF

Badger Technologies was featured at NRF on CNN. See the full tweet here. Retailing robots!……

Badger Technologies was featured at NRF on CNN. See the full tweet here. Retailing robots!…

GROCERY DIVE

Attention shoppers! Your local grocery store needs robots

As a former district manager for Target, I get…

As a former district manager for Target, I get almost apoplectic when I read sensationalized stories that try to drum up fervor about robots stealing retail jobs. Despite all the frightening talk…

OMNI TALK

Spotlight Podcast | Robotics With Tim Rowland, CEO Of Badger Technologies, A Product Division Of Jabil

A…

A new podcast is live — “Spotlight Series: Robotics with Tim Rowland, CEO of Badger Technologies, a Product Division of Jabil”

Retail Tech Bulletin

Connected Stores Promise Better Access to Information through Automation

Predictions about the future…

Predictions about the future of retail typically touch on the possibilities and pitfalls of what it will take to achieve true omni-channel convergence. The largest retailers in the…

SupermarketNews

10 most popular stories of 2019

Ahold Delhaize USA chains to introduce ‘Marty’ at…

Ahold Delhaize USA chains to introduce ‘Marty’ at about 500 stores.

Mergers & Acquisitions

Going dark

Supermarkets are no longer just places for consumers to do their food shopping in person. Supermarkets……

Supermarkets are no longer just places for consumers to do their food shopping in person. Supermarkets…

Targeted News Service

Starbucks CEO to Speak at NRF 2020 Vision: Retail's Big Show

The National Retail Federation issued the…

The National Retail Federation issued the following news release: Nurturing humanity in a modern retail environment will be the topic as Starbucks President and CEO Kevin Johnson speaks at NRF……

Professional Services Close - Up

AT&T and Badger Technologies Testing 5G-Enabled Autonomous Robots for Retail

AT&T and Badger Technologies……

AT&T and Badger Technologies…

The Motley Fool

How Do Consumers Feel About Changing Retail Technology?

For decades retail technology basically meant……

For decades retail technology basically meant…

Asbury Park Press

Marty the Robot is newest Stop & Shop employee, and here's what it does

Jun. 19--At first, shopper Darrell……

Jun. 19--At first, shopper Darrell…

Retail Info Systems

Influentials: Top Movers and Shakers in Retail 2019

The retail industry touches the lives of everyone…

The retail industry touches the lives of everyone on a daily basis. Filled with innovative technology in a rapidly changing landscape, retail is constantly on the move ― and its success is impossible…

The Associated Press

Grocery robots detect spills - with some far-off human help

SEEKONK, Mass. (AP) — A wheeled robot…

SEEKONK, Mass. (AP) — A wheeled robot named Marty is rolling into nearly 500 grocery stores to alert employees if it encounters spilled granola, squashed tomatoes or a broken jar of mayonnaise.…

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Googly-eyed, 6-foot-5 robots coming to Giant Food Stores

NEW YORK _ Giant Food Stores employees will have……

NEW YORK _ Giant Food Stores employees will have…

Winsight Grocery Business

NRF Notebook: The Robots are Coming

Eight Giant-Carlisle and Stop & Shop stores this week are welcoming…

Eight Giant-Carlisle and Stop & Shop stores this week are welcoming a new co-worker as Ahold Delhaize’s test of autonomous robots proceeds to the pilot stage.