From 450 parcels an hour to 5k parcels sorted in an hour, Robots help Flipkart wheel away (2/8)

Flipkart in a statement released yesterday has said that it has implemented India’s first robotics based sortation technology at it’s Soukya Road facility on the outskirts of Bengaluru.

“The Soukya set-up involves 100 plus self-guided bots that automatically sort packages to the right customer pin codes by identifying encoded information on each package”

The Soukya facility has over 100 self-guided bots that automatically sort packages to the right customer pincodes by identifying encoded information on each package.

 It can process up to 4,500 shipments in an hour and can be scaled over five times with minimal changes.