FILE PICTURE: the Need for Technologies in the commercial delivery of a robot which is just across the road at a live demonstration in front of the headquarters of Metro AG in Düsseldorf, Germany, on June 7, 2016.REUTERS/Wolfgang rattay
TALLINN (Reuters) – Future Technologies is a company formed by two of the founding fathers of the video messaging service, business Post, it has raised a $40 million expansion of its delivery to a robot company, said on Tuesday.
The company has a six-wheel robot, which is reminiscent of sci-fi movies, is already being used in more than 100 countries worldwide for the last-mile delivery of food, grocery and household items, and small packages.
The latest funding will be used to expand its service to more colleges and universities in the United States of america, said in a statement.
Companies to the Amazon, and Nuro in the United States of america, the Deutsche Post and the TwinswHeel in Europe you have to invest in an automated order to try to improve customer service and cut costs.
Need to the latest round of funding was led by the Morpheus Ventures, with participation from previous investors, including Shasta Ventures, Matrix ners, and MetaPlanet Holdings, as well as new investors, including the TDK Ventures, Qu Below).
Gta was founded by Skype co-founders Janus Friis and Ahti Heinla, and raised a total of $85 million to date. The most important engineering firm in the country, while the head office is based in the United States of america.
Reporting by Tarmo Virki; Editing by Mark Potter