The article (in German) presents TORY as the first RFID inventory robot in the world to be used in practice. The robot acquires goods via RFID or NFC at the fashion store Adler for a year now with a quota of 99 percent.
On 29th September 2016 visitors to the ANWR Future Forum were able to see TORY, our RFID inventory robot, and gain new insights into the future of retail. Weblinks: – Website ANWR Zukunftsforum – Article from Shoez (German)
Dr. Andreas Bley stated that currently 50 mobile shopping assistants are working in a Chinese furniture store. They give customers orientation, help them to find goods or entertain. The use of robots in shopping is already a reality. Read full article (German)
As “Zivi [person doing community service] of the future” Roreas helps stroke patients to walk and to orient oneself. Professor Gustav Pfeiffer of the University Clinic in Bad Liebenstein says: “The robot keeps a record of the small successes and can increase the pace of rehabilitation […].” Read the article (German)