I have to say we’re pretty excited about this. Since the start, here at Prime Robotics we’ve been focused on putting robotic automation within reach of warehouses, no matter their size. Warehouse robotic automation became Amazon’s paradigm-shifting advantage when its Kiva AMR robots changed everything about how orders were filled at Amazon’s warehouses. We believe that today virtually every warehouse can add robotics to their operation — from a 10,000 square foot warehouse on up.

We’ve created a complete end-to-end robotic solution for small to midsize warehouses that leverages the same robotics technology that powers Amazon’s warehouses. Our MobileShelf touts the fastest picking in the industry — 300+ picks per hour. Our “Make 2021 Your Year to Automate” Package is an all-inclusive robotic automation solution that can ship 6,000 orders a day.

Our package includes 10 of our best-in-class AMR robots and absolutely everything you need to hit the ground running. Here’s the best part — our robot package is priced at under $9K per month. There’s really never been anything like this available in our industry: Now an operator can add robotic automation to their facility with a simple, low-cost lease instead of making big capital investment and encountering a lot of hidden costs. This package is ideal for automating up to 20,000 square foot warehouses, and it can be easily customized for larger footprints.

What’s in our “Make 2021 Your Year to Automate” Package for $9K/mo

This complete lease package includes everything you need to automate your operation to fulfill up to 6,000 orders a day.

Robots

  • 8 Mobile Shelf robots
  • 2 MobilePallet robots

Accessories

  • 1 Piece Picking Station
  • 1 Hybrid Piece-Pallet Station
  • 1 Pack Station
  • 2 Recharge Stations
  • 1 PalletLift
  • 125 Shelves
  • 20 Pallet Platforms

Integrations

  • API integration with your WMS
  • API Integration with your OMS

Expertise & Support

  • Team Training
  • 24/7 Customer Support
  • 3 Year Onsite Parts and Labor Warranty
  • 2 Year Extended Onsite Parts and Labor Warranty

Implementation (2 Weeks onsite)

  • Includes software integrations
  • Includes 1 Server to install operational equipment
  • Includes 2 training classes for your workers and administrators
  • Includes all freight costs


It’s amazing what’s possible with this system

When you automate key workflows in your warehouse using just what’s included in this package, the results are staggering. With this system, you can process up to 6,000 orders a day (this assumes 1.5 lines per order and 24 hour operation) and dramatically reduce the labor required. Consider this: if you ran at full speed 24 hours a day, this system can save $200K a month compared to a manual operation delivering the same output. The efficiency you gain will have you changing how you think about your business, because now you’ve lowered operational costs and freed up capacity.

About the lease and other details

This 5-year fair market value lease puts an automated warehouse within your reach. You don’t have to become experts in robotics, we provide white glove 24/7 customer support. We actively monitor your robots so we can correct errors before they become an issue. All support and maintenance is included. We take care of everything — and we’re with you for the long-haul.

Time from first meeting to implementation is typically 90-120 days. Before arriving, our team has tailored the system to fit your the unique needs of your operation. Our phased implementation approach means your operations aren’t interrupted.

Once implemented, your system is easy to scale to grow with you — and you might add specialized robots for handling pallets or cages. For example our new robot, AutoJack can enter a truck unmanned and unload it unsupervised.

If I’ve piqued your interest, you probably have a lot of questions. You can get in touch to start a conversation, and we can show you a demo of the package system in action in a warehouse environment. We’d like to learn more about what you want to achieve in your warehouse.

 

We look forward to hearing from you,

-Eric


Prime Robotics Building its U.S. Made Robots in its New Denver Manufacturing Facility

 

June 23, 2020 – Denver Colorado – Today Prime Robotics announced its new Denver Robot Design and Manufacturing facility is fully operational and all Prime Robotics robots will be developed and assembled onsite. The company’s headquarters is in Denver. Prime Robotics is an innovator in the warehouse robotics industry, with AMR robotic solutions designed for optimizing warehouse workflows to deliver 8-10x higher productivity. Adding robots to critical processes has a dramatic impact in terms of boosting efficiency and lowering operational costs.

Prime Robotics provides specialized warehouse robotics solutions for industries including e-commerce fulfillment facilities, retail warehouses, convenience store distributors, grocery distributors and manufacturing are available today. The company’s facility also includes a fully-operational warehouse environment in which its robots are deployed today for both in-environment robot testing and real-world customer demonstrations.

Prime Robotics’ CEO and Founder Eric Rongley sees having everything under one roof as a big advantage, “Every day we work where we are developing, iterating, assembling, and evaluating our robots in our warehouse complete with shelves stocked with inventory and picking stations – all within our corporate headquarters. It’s inspiring for me as an innovator to watch every stage of the robot-building process every day.”

Denver is a good location geographically for manufacturing robots built for U.S. customers, with its major transportation connections converging here. Prime Robotics is using its proximity to railroad transportation to its advantage. “Robots are obviously big, heavy equipment and shipping costs to deliver eight or ten or dozens of them to a customer site is a huge expense. We’re taking advantage of the fact that our headquarters is just off the rail line that comes into Denver, so we can transport our customer robots by rail directly from this facility,” says Rongley.

About Prime Robotics Products

The MobileShelf robot is core to warehouse automation: it brings a shelf of inventory to a worker at a pick station to fill an order. This allows workers who usually walk the inventory shelves picking items to remain stationary as inventory comes to them. MobilePallet is a powerful addition to a warehouse. First a forklift brings palleted goods from a truck at the dock and loads the pallet onto the MobilePallet, which can then autonomously move the pallet through the warehouse without supervision. Visit primerobotics.com to learn more,  you can read about the company and see videos of  the robotic solutions in action at the Denver demo warehouse.

 

Prime Robotics Expands Warehouse Robotic Automation Sales to U.K. with its Exclusive Partnership with LAC Group

 

October 15, 2020 – Denver Colorado – Prime Robotics announced its expansion to the United Kingdom market with an exclusive partnership with LAC Group, a leading designer and manufacturer of conveyor and automation solutions. This partnership enables U.K. logistics, e-commerce retailers and manufacturers to purchase Prime Robotics’ powerful robotic automation solutions in order to dramatically improve productivity across their operation. Robotic automation delivers two valuable benefits starting month one: increased output and reduced operational costs.

U.S. based warehouse robotics builder Prime Robotics designs powerful best-in-class AMR robotic automation solutions for midsize and large warehouse and manufacturing operations. Its robots make it possible to achieve order picking speeds that can increase warehouse productivity 8 to 10x versus manual order picking.

LAC is the ideal partner to lead the sales of Prime Robotics solutions in the U.K. A well-known, forward-leaning innovator, LAC designs and manufactures industrial conveyor solutions that help clients achieve huge operational efficiency gains; they bring automation technical savvy and an unmatched, deep knowledge of the U.K. market. AMR robotic automation has very little penetration in this market today, so the opportunity is ripe to show operators what’s possible with robots like the MobileShelf.

 LAC CEO Chris Unwin sees this partnership as a great fit and perfect timing. “I’m delighted to secure this exclusive partnership with Prime Robotics. Their fantastic range of AMR’s will not only enhance our existing automation offering but contribute towards the goal of growing market share of automation projects within the logistics and manufacturing sectors,” says Unwin.

The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated changes in consumer purchasing habits that were already moving to more online shopping. For logistics companies, and specifically e-commerce retailers and distribution centers, this has created the perfect storm: fewer workers available to work and an overwhelming increase in the number of orders to be fill. Today these companies are taking a close look at their current manual processes, and know they must respond to this shift in buying behavior that is unlikely to change after the pandemic.

A Prime Robotics warehouse solution enables logistics companies to quickly scale their operations to meet demand without being restrained by limited available labor. This kind of flexibility is essential to minimize operational cost and maximize revenues all 12 months of the year in an industry where demand is constantly changing.

Eric Rongley, Founder and CEO of Prime Robotics is excited to soon see the company’s U.S.-built robots deployed in European markets, starting with the U.K. “I’m proud to have a partnership with LAC that bring our logistics robots to the UK market. Brexit and the pandemic have put strains on supply chains in the UK. Together Prime Robotics and LAC can provide warehouse operators and manufacturers with complete automation solutions made up products that can operate together to maximize productivity by streamlining processes,” says Rongley.

LAC has hit the ground running, and is already introducing its clients and the U.K. market to Prime Robotics’ solutions. LAC is planning a fully-functional demonstration facility in London, where LAC is based, that will soon give companies across the region the chance to see automation robots in action in firsthand.

Learn more about Prime Robotics, its AMR and fully autonomous, the company’s self-driving robots that are in development at primerobotics.com. To learn more about LAC, go to https://www.lacconveyors.co.uk/.