Locus wins the IFOY 2022 award for the best autonomous mobile robot solution | News

Locus’ collaborative AMR solutions are praised for their high level of innovation and market relevance to meet the demand for highly efficient, cost effective robot automation solutions.

WILMINGTON, MA, July 7, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Locus Robotics, a leading provider of Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMR) for order fulfillment warehouses, received the IFOY 2022 award for an Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV / AMR) Autonomous Mobile Robot Solution.

“Locus Robotics is honored to be named the winner of the IFOY 2022 award,” he said Rick Fauk, CEO of Locus Robotics. “The rigorous testing and evaluation process of IFOY and the prestige of the award itself confirm the innovation and completeness of the Locus solution, providing our customers worldwide with proven and cost-effective automation solutions.”

The IFOY Awards, awarded for the tenth time, are recognized as the most important award in the industry and recognize the best intralogistics products and solutions of the year for outstanding technical and strategic achievements. During IFOY’s grueling test days in March at the exhibition center in Dortmund tested and assessed.

“10 years of the IFOY award is 10 years of outstanding innovation,” emphasized jury chairwoman Anita Würmser. “In 2022, the finalists again presented the best products in the competition that will have a lasting impact on the future of intralogistics.”

“The IFOY award is the best of the most innovative logistics technologies in the world,” he said Denis Niezgoda, Vice President of Locus Robotics for EMEA and APAC. “We are proud to be selected for this prestigious award and to compete with such an innovative group of nominees.”

All finalists participated in a standardized, in-depth, three-stage audit conducted on March 18 of the year Dortmund started. The IFOY jury consisted of 26 internationally recognized specialist journalists and leading logistics media from over 21 countries. The jurors rated each finalist based on a number of key categories, including innovation value, technology, ergonomics and service, safety, marketability, design, customer value, cost effectiveness and sustainability. In addition, for the third year in a row, many interested people were on site at an intralogistics test camp.

About Locus Robotics

The revolutionary multi-bot solution from Locus Robotics consists of powerful and intelligent autonomous mobile robots that collaborate with human workers to increase productivity in general cargo handling by 2 to 3 times, with less effort compared to traditional general cargo handling systems. . Locus helps retailers, 3PL companies, and specialty warehouses to successfully meet – and exceed – increasingly complex and demanding fulfillment environments. Locus easily integrates into your existing warehouse infrastructure without disrupting your workflow and increases productivity without changing your warehouse.

Locus’s presence in Europe is centrally located in Amsterdambetter serve the European region. In year In 2021, Locus Robotics was named Inc. 500 at 428. For more information, visit

Information about the IFOY award

The International Intralogistics and Forklift Award of the Year (IFOY AWARD) is awarded to the best intralogistics products and system solutions of the year. The aim of the organization is to document the efficiency and innovation of intralogistics and thus contribute to increasing the competitiveness and public profiling of the entire industry. The IFOY AWARD winners will be announced once at year from selected by an independent jury of international specialist journalists. The sponsor of the IFOY AWARD is the VDMA Material Transport and Intralogistics Association. IFOY’s partners are Messe Dortmund and the world’s leading manufacturer of Cascade forklift attachments. IFOY’s pallet partner is CHEP, a world leader in pallet pooling. GARBE is the partner for logistics real estate. The seat of the IFOY organization is in Ismaning near Munich. The IFOY AWARD is held under the patronage of the Federal Ministry of Economy and Energy of the Federal Republic of Germany.

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