As demand and implementation of robot-based automation systems soar, more companies are developing strategies to get a piece of the robotic pie. Of course, increased competition in the system integrator market is never bad news for robot users seeking the best and lowest-cost option.
Hitachi, the Japanese multinational conglomerate, recently joined the ranks of businesses expanding in that direction with the acquisition of JR Automation, a robotic system integrator, for $1.42 billion.
Source URL: Hitachi Adds Robotic Integrations to Offerings
Source Website: Advance Engineering – Engineering.com