GFS Partnership Addresses Industry Labor Shortage with Robotic Food Prepping

June 22, 2022 JAYSON BUSSA, MiBiz

As a food distributor serving a large swath of the country, Gordon Food Service Inc. is closely involved with the pain points facing restaurants and food service operations.

Remy Robotics Exits Stealth Mode With Launch of Third Autonomous Robotic Kitchen

May 26, 2022 Remy Robotics

Remy Robotics, a food technology startup leading the disruption of delivery-only restaurants through the use of adaptive robotics and culinary engineering, today exited stealth mode with the opening of a third autonomous robotic kitchen. With over 60,000 robot-cooked dishes sold and top customer ratings across all major delivery apps,

Oppy Makes First-Ever Tech Investment in Bloomfield Robotics

May 3, 2022 Oppy

Initiating their partnership at the beginning of 2021, Bloomfield Robotics and the leading grower, marketer and distributor of fresh produce commenced trials of the tech in its California grape vineyards which revealed quick success. Just one year later, Oppy is investing in its first-ever technology venture.

UVD Robots Move into the Supermarket Aisle

October 14, 2021 Blue Ocean Robotics

The average consumer spends about 60 hours grocery shopping per year. Hours spent in an environment that may harbor different germ colonies, include shopping carts, refrigerator doors, and produce. A study showed that grocery store carts have 361 times more bacteria than a bathroom doorknob — with 75 percent of the germs found on those carts considered harmful to humans. Fridge doors can have as much as 1,235 times more bacteria than a cellphone, and one of the most common types of bacteria found on these doors is resistant to antibiotics.

Remote Controlled Robotic Carts to Deliver Groceries from Two ShopRite Stores in Pennsylvania

September 27, 2021 Shoprite

The future has arrived at the ShopRite of Yardley and the ShopRite of Bethlehem, where customers can be the first to take advantage of innovative battery-powered delivery robots for same day home grocery delivery.  The remote controlled, robotic carts will make their northeast debut at the two stores and are designed to meet growing consumer demand for faster home delivery.