AutoStore announces the arrival of new CarouselPort 4.0

AutoStore, the leading robotic technology company, has announced the redesign of its signature CarouselPort with new features and benefits for improved order fulfillment in evolving warehouses. CarouselPort is designed to advance workstation productivity and operates in harmony with AutoStore robots to ensure coordination between robot and staff.The new CarouselPort 4.0 enables a lower operating cost […]

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Last Mile Urban Fulfilment Redefines the High Street

Online retail has been booming during the last 15 months. Once shops opened, many were quick to point at the return of the consumer to brick-and-mortar. James Smith, Managing Director, Autostore UK & Ireland, speaks to The Logistics Point Magazine June 2021 about the future of retail, e-commerce and automation in the supply chain. ‘We […]

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Shorter Delivery Times and Tailored Ecommerce Are Here to Stay

Karl Johan, CEO and President of Autostore System, spoke to The Logistics Point about the future of automation and robotics in the supply chain. What is the main goal of the Innovation Hub? The main goal of the Innovation Hub is to provide our clients with access to the latest innovation and R&D programmes in […]

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The Logistics Point April 2021

Here we go again! Sustainability is on our mind with our latest conference on the 11th May! Join us! This month’s magazine is led by Logmore – the Finish company that is protecting Covid-19 vaccines across the globe; Gartner shares with us how supply chains successfully delivered Covid-19 vaccines to millions of people; NewMotion looks […]

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SoftBank to Acquire 40% of AutoStore

AutoStore, a leading global robotics and software company, today announced that SoftBank has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 40% of AutoStore from funds affiliated with Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P. (“THL”) and EQT Private Equity (“EQT”), among other shareholders. THL will continue to be AutoStore’s majority shareholder and THL, SoftBank and EQT will […]

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From earthquakes to multi-climate simulations: AutoStore unveils Innovation Hub to test and replicate supply chain environments

AutoStore, the leading robotic technology company, can today unveil its new Innovation Hub located in Karmøy, Norway, a pioneering new center for testing and replicating diverse in-store and warehouse environments. As the suppliers of robotic storage and fulfilment technology for Puma, Gucci and Asda among many global brands, AutoStore is experiencing a continued growth in […]

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Watch Now: Redefining Warehouse Space in Urban Settings

James Smith, Managing Director and Partner at Autostore System UK & Ireland, delivered the keynote speech at ‘Micro-fulfilment: The New Era In Urban Logistics’, sponsored by Autostore and organised by The Logistics Point. Watch James’ full presentation and Q&A session now here:

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Micro-fulfilment will redefine retail logistics

James Smith, Managing Director at Autostore System, UK and Ireland, spoke to The Logistics Point about the lessons companies learnt during the last year and what it will take for the supply chain to transform. James will deliver the keynote session at the micro-fulfilment conference, organised by The Logistics Point, on 9th March. 2020 was […]

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The Logistics Point March 2021

In this edition: James Smith, Managing Director and Partner at Autostore System UK & Ireland, speaks to us about urban warehousing, the power of last mile solutions and how micro-fulfilment will turn into the next big thing. Carbon insetting – did you know it is possible? Changing old logistics equipment might be a better way […]

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