Memphis invention — chopstick robot — may halve time to unload trailers

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: November 10, 2020 4:00 AM CT | Published: November 10, 2020 4:00 AM CT

A new company based in Crosstown Concourse believes it has invented a robot that will solve a stubborn problem for the logistics industry: Unloading boxes from trailers and shipping containers in a speedy way.


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Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


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