Kindred's robots help retailers handle fulfillment centers - and take on Amazon

Kindred's robots help retailers handle fulfillment centers - and take on Amazon

With a background in operations at Walmart and One Kings Lane, Liefer asserts that his company’s core IP represents a significant advancement in retail operations. That’s because while industrial robots have worked well on manufacturing floors, robots have historically underperformed in e-commerce fulfillment centers, which require systems to handle objects of various shapes and sizes.