Robots have become progressively cheaper, smarter, more flexible and easier to train. This makes it easier for robots to infiltrate new industries and spawn new use cases at scale, including foodservice. With compounding advances in technology, robots are being redefined as physically embodied artificial intelligence (AI) agents. Verdict Foodservice robotics dashboards brings you all the data and information on robotics in foodservice.
Verdict Foodservice’s robotics deal tracker in the foodservice sector monitors deals involving robotics or similar technologies over the past nine quarters.
Robotics Deals in the Foodservice Sector: Q3 2019 – Q3
11 Venture Financing
Total Value US$m: 85.3 YOY Change: 17.3%
Total Value US$m: NA YOY Change: -
1 Equity Offering
Total Value US$m: 2,429.7 YOY Change: -100%
Robotics Driven Innovation in the Foodservice Sector
To best track the emergence and use of robotics in foodservice, Verdict Foodservice tracks patents filings and grants as well as companies that hold most patents in the field of robotics.
Number of patents in Robotics in the Foodservice Sector: 2001 - 2021
Robotics patents tracker in the foodservice sector monitors the patents filings and grants over the past two decades.
Top holders of patents in Robotics in the Foodservice Sector: 2001 - 2021
Verdict Foodservice patent ownership data monitors the companies that hold most robotics patents in the sector.
Robotics Influencer Activity in the Foodservice Sector
Verdict Foodservice tracks the mentions of robotics by pre-identified foodservice sector influencer on Twitter. The graph indicates the volume of tweets and influencers mentioning robotics through recent months.