January 16, 2013
Could Baxter the Robot Save Our Factories?
Antonio Regalado, Mashable
Chris Budnick is head of Vanguard Plastics, a small injection-molding operation in Southington, Conn., that makes plastic fixtures, gaskets and other “stuff no one cares about unless it breaks.” On a computer screen, placed where all his workers can see it, Budnick displays what he considers the company’s key statistic: sales divided by man-hours.
TAGGED: Robot, Robotics