Pittsburgh, PA -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/01/2016 -- Seegrid, the pioneer and leader in three-dimensional vision navigation and maker of vision guided vehicles (VGVs), was featured in the recent issue of Robotics Business Review. The author, Tom Green, reported that the new Seegrid CEO, Jim Rock's vision for the thirteen-year-old pioneer of AGVs (automated guided vehicles) is transforming itself into a new software company. To Rock's credit, his new transformational vision and image, as well as the company's new mobile product, has garnered Seegrid new-found success with industry acceptance, new customers, and new streams of revenue.
Rock noted, "We've doubled the size of the company, doubled sales over the last year. We've picked up ten new customers. Big customers: one a global ecommerce retailer, another one of the largest automotive companies in the world."
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Seegrid (http://www.seegrid.com), the pioneer and leader in three-dimensional vision navigation, provides unique and revolutionary automation technology for materials handling. Engineered with state-of-the-art Seegrid Vision, industrial trucks are transformed into the next generation of AGVs: vision guided vehicles (VGVs). VGVs navigate without wires, lasers, magnets, or tape, and deliver unmatched flexibility. Designed for simplicity and reliability, the Seegrid flexible automation solution is offered in a line of pallet trucks and tow tractors.
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