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The company mainly produces industrial robots and a robot Intera Platform performance management platform.
The last financing: April 2015 d round of financing for the second time, $ 13.4 million
Total financing amount: $ 100 million
Major investors: Amazon founder Bezos, Expeditions, and CRV, GE Ventures, MTV, Goldman Sachs, Two Sigma Ventures,, Wellington Management
Provides automated sorting robot for warehouse company.
The last financing: August 2015 b round of funding, $ 30 million
Total financing amount: $ 39 million
Major investors: BITS Spark Angels, and Blume Ventures and the Hatch Group, and Tiger Global Management
Consumer-oriented social robots, with vision, hearing, and can help users from multiple angles.
The last financing: July 2015, a round of financing of $ 11 million
Total financing amount: 38.58 million dollars
Major investors: CRV, and Formation 8, RRE Ventures, and Samsung Ventures, and Two Sigma Ventures
Production, automated robot, capable of team work, suitable for materials processing and agricultural production.
The last financing: October 2013 c round of funding, $ 11.8 million
Total financing amount: $ 33.51 million
Major investors: Cultivation Capital, and Entree Capital, and Founder Collective, and Life Sciences Partners
Production for the warehouse automation robots.
The last financing: June 2015, a round of financing of $ 20 million
Total financing amount: $ 23 million
Major investors: O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, and Shasta Ventures, and Softbank Capital
Bossa Nova Robotics
Have a mObi spherical robot platform, aimed at the consumer market.
Last round financing in August 2015, a round of financing, $ 9.11 million
Total financing amount: $ 9.11 million
Major investors: Innovation Works, and Riverwood Capital China Instacart and its followers
Gamma 2 Robotics
Mainly producing robots for automated safety system: G2R Cybernetic Brain, using this system, the robot can manuals make decisions such as the booklet.
The last financing: April 2014, a round of financing, $ 3.55 million
Total financing amount: $ 3.55 million
Major investors: Foxlink Group
Main warehouse robot autonomous vehicle technology.
The last financing: seed round February 2015, $ 3 million
Total financing amount: $ 3 million
Major investors: Almaz Capital Partners, and Columbus Nova Technology Partners, and I2BF Global Ventures
Main Relay robot, which can be passed between people is a robot, are focusing in the field of medicine.
The last financing: seed round April 2014, $ 2 million
Total funding amount: $ 2 million
Major investors: AME Cloud Ventures, and Felicis Ventures, and Google Ventures, and Morado Venture Partners
Versaball main production system for robotic arm to provide "the catch," technical support.
The last financing: July 2014 convertible bonds (Convertible Bond,CB) $ 460,000
Total financing amount: $ 990,000
Major investors: Buffalo Angel Network and the SoundBoard Angel Fund