HUNTINGTON, IN., March 12, 2019 – Shuttleworth, a leader in product handling solutions, will be showcasing an integrated automation solution in partnership with Soft Robotics at Automate 2019, April 8-11 at booth #7111 at McCormick Center in Chicago.

Located in the Integrated Solutions Center within the exhibit hall, Shuttleworth and Soft Robotics will demonstrate the latest in automated meal kitting capabilities.

“Consumer demand continues to grow at a rapid pace within the meal kit market. To keep up with this demand, meal kit companies must find creative ways to automate their kitting and packaging processes,” stated Ken Tinnell, VP and General Manager of Shuttleworth.

“We are excited to be partnering with Shuttleworth to demonstrate our two company’s technologies to provide transformative solutions in the critical sector of grocery and meal kitting,” said Carl Vause, CEO of Soft Robotics.

About Shuttleworth From automotive and electronics, to paper conversion and pharmaceuticals, to food and health & beauty markets and beyond, manufacturers across the globe rely on Shuttleworth integrated product handling solutions to increase line efficiency, maximize profitability, and minimize risk.

About Soft Robotics Soft Robotics unlocks robotic automation for large, meaningful markets and labor starved industries such as food and beverage, advanced manufacturing and e-commerce.

Leveraging patented material science and AI algorithms, Soft Robotics designs and builds automation solutions and soft robotic gripping systems that can grasp and manipulate items with the same dexterity of the human hand.