Insights & Trends

Perspectives on Retail Automation, Data Analytics and Robotics

Badger Insights

Robotics Tomorrow

How Do You Train a Retail Robot?

Robots represent the greatest game-changer for grocery stores since refrigeration.…

Robots represent the greatest game-changer for grocery stores since refrigeration. Consumers today are witnessing this evolution in real-time, and it’s quite a show. While much has been written about robots’…

By By Tim Rowland, CEO of Badger Technologies
GROCERY DIVE

So you've deployed robots, now what?

Now that robots roaming grocery stores are becoming less of a novelty,…

Now that robots roaming grocery stores are becoming less of a novelty, it's time for retailers to take advantage of a rich set of in-store data to ensure shelves are full, prices are correct, and floors are clean.…

GROCERY DIVE

The time is now: Robot tests yield fast results

As an engineer, I've spent years—more like decades—perfecting……

As an engineer, I've spent years—more like decades—perfecting…

Retail Touchpoints

The Future Of Retail Is At The Edge

In the quest to differentiate products by embedding more value into……

In the quest to differentiate products by embedding more value into…

Retail Tech Bulletin

Connected Stores Promise Better Access to Information through Automation

Predictions about the future…

Predictions about the future of retail typically touch on the possibilities and pitfalls of what it will take to achieve true omni-channel convergence. The largest retailers in the…

Retail Tech Bulletin

The Cerebral Side of Robotics

From warehouse floors to grocery aisles, autonomous robots are gaining a…

From warehouse floors to grocery aisles, autonomous robots are gaining a lot of attention. They safely move parcels, assemble components, or spot weld with unmatched dexterity, keenly perform repetitive tasks, and have a tireless…

Winsight Grocery Business

New Retail Positions Bolstered by Robot Assistants

Employee turnover in the grocery segment has long been…

Employee turnover in the grocery segment has long been a major concern, especially given the strong link between employee retention and customer satisfaction. Traditional grocers have tried to reduce hiring…

Winsight Grocery Business

Autonomous Robots Rule: Largest Rollout in Grocery History

Today, Retail Business Services, the services…

Today, Retail Business Services, the services company of Ahold Delhaize USA, announced the rollout of nearly 500 multi-purpose robots from Badger Technologies™, which it is providing…

Winsight Grocery Business

Multi-purpose Robots March Into Grocery

2019 is shaping up to be the year of the grocery retail robot.…

2019 is shaping up to be the year of the grocery retail robot. Increasingly, self-contained rolling assistants are roaming store aisles while capturing and sharing valuable data to boost efficiencies, financial performance…

Winsight Grocery Business

The Rise of Safety Robots

Walmart's standing as the country's Most Trusted Food Industry

Walmart's standing as the country's Most Trusted Food Industry

Retail Tech Bulletin

Multipurpose Retail Robots Advance Data Analytics & Automation

Despite massive disruption in the retail…

Despite massive disruption in the retail industry, brick-and-mortar stores still account for more than 90 percent of total retail sales. What matters most, however, is the steady adoption of…

Total Retail

Moving Beyond Hype into Commercialization

Since they first started showing up on annual trends lists in…

Since they first started showing up on annual trends lists in 2015, industry watchers have predicted that robots would be all the rage in retail. Fast-forward a few years and it’s clear the pace is picking…