Berkshire Grey | February 28, 2021
Berkshire Grey has joined hands with Revolution Acceleration Acquisition Corp to create a leading publicly listed robotics and automation solutions. The value will be creating is estimated to be approximately $2.7 billion. Berkshire Grey, a company that develops integrated artificial intelligence (“AI") and robotic solutions for e-commerce, retail replenishment, and logistics is now ready to introduce automation solutions which will be an added advantage to the company.
Founded in 2013, BG is a reputed robotics company. It is known for offering fully integrated, AI-based software and hardware solutions. This helps the company to automate business operations in warehouses and logistics fulfillment centers. Retailers and logistics companies meet the exponential growth of e-commerce and ever-increasing consumer demands through the company’s solutions.
The Company has achieved strong force. Accelerating consumer shift toward e-commerce and the need for retailers to adapt their supply chain and warehouse operations to meet consumer demands are the reasons behind the company’s growth. This includes better selection, lower prices, and faster shipping. Nearly 5% of warehouses have been automated today, which highlights the substantial market opportunity for Berkshire Grey’s solutions.
Berkshire Grey’s AI-enabled robotics solutions are adaptable scalable and reliable. The solutions will provide businesses a holistic approach to automate tasks. The Company’s offerings will bring proprietary AI and differentiated hardware together to create robotic picking systems and multiple types of robotic mobility systems. Differentiated hardware includes sensing systems, full robots, gripping systems, and machine vision systems.
On this, John Delaney, the Chief Executive Officer of RAAC mentions that modern consumers expect a better selection of goods, at lower prices, along with immediate shipping. Berkshire Grey’s best-in-class technology and uniquely integrated solutions provide a decisive pathway for companies to adapt to these changing requirements. The Company’s strong relationships with an installed base of blue-chip clients are a testimony to its ability to deliver tangible and measurable results.
Digi-Key Electronics | October 14, 2021
Digi-Key Electronics, which offers the world's largest selection of electronic components in stock for immediate shipment, announced that it is launching a new 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing tool, powered by Jabil Inc.
Through this new tool, Digi-Key customers can upload design files, receive instant quotes and have custom 3D products and items shipped directly to their door from Jabil. Featuring a seamless upload and "add to cart" experience for users, this new additive manufacturing tool provides fast turnaround times and free shipping to customers in the U.S.
"We are very excited to launch our new 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing service in order to give electrical, mechanical and industrial engineers the ability to easily create custom 3D products for manufacturing purposes," said Missy Hall, senior director, new market development, at Digi-Key. "This introduction is a flagship option of Digi-Key's additive manufacturing services portfolio, and we look forward to continuing to expand our offerings to include many suppliers to serve the needs of the additive manufacturing market."
Jabil has a long relationship with Digi-Key and their 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing tool service is an important step in making Jabil's advanced digital manufacturing capabilities available to a broader set of users,We will be continuously enhancing the tool through the Jabil digital manufacturing platform with powerful and innovative features to offer increased value and greater agility to Jabil and Digi-Key customers.
Rush LaSelle, Jabil's senior director of digital manufacturing
The launch of the 3D printing tool is part of the DK Marketplace initiative, a singular shopping experience for all things related to technology innovation.
About Digi-Key ElectronicsDigi-Key Electronics
headquartered in Thief River Falls, Minn., USA, is recognized as both the leader and continuous innovator in the high service distribution of electronic components and automation products worldwide. As the original pioneer in this space, Digi-Key provides more than 12.6 million components from over 2,000 quality name-brand manufacturers with an industry-leading breadth and depth of product in stock and available for immediate shipment. Beyond the products that drive technology innovation, Digi-Key also supports design engineers and procurement professionals with a wealth of digital solutions and tools to make their jobs more efficient.
VELO3D’s | March 17, 2021
Recently, Primus Aerospace, a leading contract manufacturing partner to aerospace, defense & space OEMs, has adopted the VELO3D network. It also purchased a Ti6Al4V Sapphire® metal additive manufacturing (AM) system. The new adoption is the first titanium-dedicated metal 3D printer from
VELO3D. This will be an excellent solution for many applications such as cube satellites, hypersonics, and turbine engines.
Gary Vaillancourt, Vice President of Engineering & Technical Sales, mentions that Primus is proud to be a leader in this manufacturing category. The customers of the company require maximum performance of their aerospace-related systems. Together with VELO3D, Primus has redefined the level of possibilities in manufacturing through advanced AM technology.
The business venture with VELO3D will enable Primus Aerospace to deliver unique design and highest-quality AM services to their customers. Using the VELO3D manufacturing solution, Primus is looking to unbolt robust design and manufacturing capabilities. These will allow the realization of previously unattainable geometries and optimized solutions and the exploration of novel aerospace applications.
In a nutshell, Primus Aerospace expects to receive the titanium Sapphire® System in Q1 2021 and will begin offering titanium printing at their facility located in Golden, Colorado.