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FoodX Technologies announces strategic alliance with Attabotics Inc.
Leading online grocery system expands innovation initiatives through latest alliance
VANCOUVER, BC – June 16, 2020
FoodX Technologies, a leading scalable end-to-end software solution for profitable online grocery fulfilment, today announced a three year strategic alliance with robotic warehouse and fulfillment system provider, Attabotics to leverage common synergies and streamline technology and operations at FoodX Technologies fulfillment centers across the globe.
Attabotics sells, designs, manufactures and implements 3D robotic supply chain systems, which incorporate high-density automated storage and retrieval systems with goods-to-person order fulfillment solutions. This alliance will implement Attabotics’ technology at FoodX fulfillment centers and partner fulfillment centers across the globe. The companies will further explore business options together and promote one another for mutual business benefits and company growth.
“This alliance pairs Attabotics’ leading technology solution with the cutting-edge FoodX software platform, to deliver industry-leading efficiency,” said FoodX Technologies CEO Peter van Stolk. “I am excited about the benefits that this collaboration will bring to our current and future customers.”
Mr. van Stolk continued, “Attabotics offers an impressive robotic-centric storage and retrieval system that can increase our fulfillment centers’ level of efficiency and speed – something that’s incredibly important as we’re addressing the ongoing dramatic shift in the online grocery delivery industry.”
“FoodX Technologies is a leader in online grocery, and we’re looking forward to working alongside the team to innovate and solve customer challenges,” said Scott Gravelle, Attabotics founder, CEO & CTO. “Joining forces with the FoodX platform allows us to deliver the solutions the market needs, resulting in improved efficiency, sustainability and profitability for partner fulfillment centers across the globe.”
About FoodX Technologies
FoodX draws on over 20 years of experience in online grocery and has a proven track record of delivering efficiency, sustainability and profitability for large grocery retailers. FoodX Technologies is the only scalable end-to-end software solution designed to meet the needs of grocery retailers with profitable unit economics. For more information please visit FoodX.io.
Attabotics is the world’s first 3D robotics supply chain system for modern commerce. Inspired by the framework of ant colonies, Attabotics replaces the rows and aisles of traditional fulfillment centers with a patented storage structure and robotics shuttles that utilize both horizontal and vertical space, reducing a company’s warehouse needs by 85%. By empowering retailers to place fulfillment centers near high-density urban areas, Attabotics helps create jobs and decrease carbon emissions by closing the last-mile delivery gap. Attabotics has been adopted by major brands including luxury department store Nordstrom, and other retailers across apparel, food & beverage, and home goods. Attabotics is based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, with fulfillment centers across the United States and Canada.
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