Automating last-mile delivery


Boxbot, a last-mile logistics and automation startup, has unveiled a new last-mile delivery system that reimagines the way e-commerce packages and other shipments are delivered to consumers.

Boxbot’s system combines an automated local hub with a fleet of street-based delivery vehicles. The company’s automated local hubs store and sort parcels before automatically loading them for delivery.

Boxbot’s fleet includes two types of vehicles: parcel delivery vans and self-driving electric vehicles that can manage more complex and expensive deliveries, like those requiring signatures.

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