Santa Clara, California—Fetch Robotics has partnered with Innovation Matrix, Inc, a distributor of robotic, motion control, and machine vision systems, to sell and support Fetch’s research products in Japan, Taiwan, Singapore, and Australia.
Fetch Robotics has developed a robot system comprised of mobile manipulator robot called “Fetch” and a mobile base “Freight” for the logistics and material handling industry.
With Innovation Matrix’s knowledge in the Trans-Pacific, the partnership will provide Fetch’s robots to robotics researchers in the Pacific Rim region to accelerate research work in robotics. This effort will accelerate development of applications for the robotics industry.
“We are excited about our partnership with Fetch Robotics,” said Eimei Onaga, CEO and founder of Innovation Matrix, Inc. “Through our industrial experience and knowledge of the capabilities of Fetch and Freight, we will be able to provide the best tools and support to our customers to remain competitive in the coming human-robot collaborative era.”
“We are delighted to have Innovation Matrix and Mr. Onaga representing us in these countries,” said Melonee Wise, CEO of Fetch Robotics. “Mr Onaga has over 40 years experience in robotics business and engineering, has extensive experience in selling industrial and service robots in Asia, and speaks fluent Japanese. This is an excellent team to have develop our distribution in these Asian countries.”