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Aug 25, 2015, 10:01 ET
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A Vision for the Future: Baxter Shines in Research to Guide the Blind

 For the world's 285 million people living blind or visually impaired, Rethink Robotics' Baxter Research Robot can provide an avenue to a more...

Aug 11, 2015, 09:01 ET
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Packaging Automation Leaders Announce Strategic Alliance

 Rethink Robotics and Sonoco Alloyd, a unit of global packaging leader Sonoco (NYSE:SON), have entered into a strategic alliance to...

Jul 22, 2015, 10:01 ET
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Collaborative Robots Deliver Fast Results at Premier Metal Fabricator

 Rapid-Line Inc., a leader in metal fabrication and contract manufacturing headquartered in Grand Rapids, Mich., has deployed two Baxter robots...

Jul 10, 2015, 11:01 ET
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Rethink Robotics teams with Epoch Foundation to bring collaborative robots to Asia

 Rethink Robotics, in collaboration with Epoch Foundation, is expanding its operations in Asia and opening an office at Garage+ Incubation...

Jun 09, 2015, 10:01 ET
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Custom Parts Manufacturer Increases Global Competitiveness with Smart, Collaborative Robots

 A leader in custom manufacturing for outdoor power equipment, Standby Screw Machine Products Co., is leveraging Rethink Robotics' two-armed...

May 19, 2015, 09:00 ET

Knowledge is power when it comes to high risk breast cancer. Find out why on May 19

Rethink Breast Cancer's High Risk Forum features expert speakers, community resources and the premiere of the new documentary HIGH RISK TORONTO,...

May 12, 2015, 11:00 ET
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Baxter 'Breaks the Mold' at Crescent Industries to Drive Consistency and Flexibility

In an industry where quality and repeatability are critical, Crescent Industries is turning to Rethink Robotics' Baxter to improve consistency and...

Apr 23, 2015, 10:01 ET
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Henderson Sewing Weaves an Integrated Automation Solution with Smart, Collaborative Robots from Rethink Robotics

 Henderson Sewing Machine Co. is filling the automation gap – and breathing new vigor into the textile industry – with smart,...

Apr 16, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Rethink Robotics Completes $40M Series D Financing

 Rethink Robotics announced that the company's Series D financing is now closed with the addition of Wellington Management Company LLP joining...

Mar 19, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Rethink Robotics Unveils Its Newest Smart, Collaborative Robot

 Rethink Robotics today provided an exciting glimpse into the future of collaborative robotics with the introduction of Sawyer™, a...

Feb 04, 2015, 08:40 ET

Rethink Autism Honored at SmartCEO 2015 Future 50 Awards Ceremony in New York

 Rethink Autism was chosen by SmartCEO Magazine as a 2015 Future 50 award winner at a Hollywood-themed awards ceremony, which took place on...

Jan 29, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Baxter Helps Stonecutting Tools Manufacturer Maintain its Edge on the Competition

 Rising demand at Trow & Holden has led the company to integrate Rethink Robotics' Baxter robot into its production lines to help increase...

Jan 15, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Baxter Robot Injects Packaging Innovation into Leading Plastics Manufacturer

 Koller-Craft Plastics has joined the ranks of the world's most innovative manufacturers by adding a smart, collaborative robot to its custom...

Jan 08, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Rethink Robotics Announces $26.6 Million Series D Round of Financing

 Rethink Robotics today announced $26.6 million in Series D financing, led by GE Ventures, with additional participation from Goldman Sachs,...

Dec 16, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Wood Component Manufacturer Lays the Groundwork for Growth with Collaborative Robotics

To maintain competitive prices and improve product quality, Walnut Creek Planing has integrated two of Rethink Robotics' Baxter robots onto its...

Dec 04, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Baxter Handles the Daily Grind for Leading Abrasives Manufacturer

Klingspor Abrasives is the latest industry-leading manufacturer to integrate a collaborative robot onto its packaging line by adding Rethink...

Dec 02, 2014, 07:00 ET

reThink Wood Sponsors U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree, Encourages Education About Responsible Forestry And Wood Construction

 reThink Wood, a coalition of interests representing North America's wood products industry, has proudly announced sponsorship of this year's...

Nov 18, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Ceramics Manufacturer 'Fires Up' its Production Line with Rethink Robotics' Baxter

 Du-Co Ceramics is the latest complex material manufacturer to leverage robotics as an innovation platform, adding Rethink Robotics' Baxter...

Nov 12, 2014, 08:35 ET

Rethink Announces Launch of Transition Curriculum to Support Student Success Post-Graduation

 Rethink, an educational technology company focused on making evidence-based practice a standard in every special education classroom across...

Nov 03, 2014, 10:30 ET
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Rethink Robotics Introduces Industry-First Robot Positioning System

 Rethink Robotics today announced the availability of its new Robot Positioning System, a groundbreaking technology that will allow the Baxter...