Memorandum of Understanding is with major South Korean manufacturer.
Adept Technology(www.adept.com) announces
that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with a South Korean multinational
manufacturer on the Fortune Global 500 list. The MOU states that Adept
Technology and its exclusive dealer in South Korea,
Han Shin Power Tech Co.
Ltd. (www.hanshinusa.com), are
the South Korean manufacturer’s strategic and preferred global suppliers for
delta/parallel link and SCARA type robot products, vision-guided robot
controls, and automated guided vehicles (AGV) and controls.
The objective of the MOU is to promote mutual benefit through
strong cooperation for improving and advancing the productivity and
efficiencies of the South Korean manufacturer’s operations through the
deployment of advanced robotics and automation technologies and solutions.
MOU is a formalized agreement that illustrates this customer’s confidence in
Adept to supply superior robotic solutions to maximize precision, speed,
quality and productivity in their manufacturing plants around the world,” says
John Boutsikaris, senior vice
president of sales and marketing at Adept. “Being a preferred supplier to this South
Korean manufacturer means that Adept will benefit from an expedited procurement
process whenever the company needs new robots from us. It gives us an edge in
winning more of their business.”
“We’re very pleased to have signed this collaboration agreement
with our highly esteemed customer and Adept Technology,” says Eric Jin, CEO and
president of Han Shin Power Tech. “With Adept’s extensive line of advanced
industrial robots and intelligent automated guided vehicles, together with
their expertise in adapting these automation solutions for a variety of product
manufacturing applications, our customer is confident that this relationship
will accelerate and ease the deployment of robots and AGVs in their factories
around the world.”
has shipped four Cobra SCARA robots and six Viper 6-axis robots to the South
Korean manufacturer to date. Another 13 Viper robots are expected to be shipped
by the end of March 2012.
Adept signs MOU with Fortune Global 500 company
March 19, 2012