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-Locus Robotics scores record 331 million units during peak 2023 holiday shopping season
Warehouse automation leader achieved 66% increase over last year, averaging nearly 7 million units picked per day as peak shopping season begins early
WILMINGTON, Mass., Dec. 21, 2023/PRNewswire/ -- Locus Robotics, the market leader in autonomous mobile robots (AMR) for fulfillment warehouses, today released its annual Cyber Week summary announcing a record 331 million units selected globally on behalf of its retail and third-party logistics partners, an increase of 66% over last year. LocusBots collected almost 7 million units daily on average, an increase of 107% compared to 2022.
"We are delighted to have achieved another record high purchasing season for our customers. The 66% increase in selected units compared to last year shows the growing demand for warehouse automation and the proven scalability of the Locus solution," said Rick Faulk, CEO of Locus Robotics. "As online shopping continues to accelerate, our intelligent robots allow customers to keep pace while optimizing productivity."
According to data from Adobe Analytics, shoppers spent more than $38 billion in total global online sales from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday. Cyber Monday was the biggest online shopping day in history, with $12.4 billion in sales, an increase of 9.6%. Mobile shopping continues its upward trajectory and will account for 54% of all online orders in 2023, an increase of 10.4% from 2022.
Locus has already picked more than 2.5 billion units worldwide, and the last million picks took just 26 days, compared to the first million, which took more than 1,500 days.
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As more and more consumers choose to shop online, Locus has proven to be a valuable resource in helping retailers and 3PL operators scale seamlessly to meet and exceed current and future growing volume demands.
About Locus Robotics
Locus Robotics is the global leader in revolutionary enterprise-level warehouse automation solutions, incorporating powerful intelligent, AI-powered autonomous mobile robots (AMR) that operate in collaboration with human workers to dramatically improve product movement and productivity between 2 and 3 times. Named to the Inc. 500 three years in a row, an IFOY winner, and with more than 23 industry and technology awards, the Locus solution dramatically increases order fulfillment productivity, reduces operating costs, and improves quality, safety, and reliability. workplace ergonomics for workers.
Supporting over 125 of the world's top brands and deployed at over 300 sites worldwide, Locus Robotics enables retailers, 3PLs and specialty warehouses to efficiently meet and exceed increasingly complex requirements. and demanding of today's compliance environments. For more information, visit www.locusrobotics.com.
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