IDC MarketScape: Autonomous Mobile Robots for Order Fulfillment 2019 Vendor Assessment 


 IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. The Capabilities score measures vendor product, go-to-market and business execution in the short-term. The Strategy score measures alignment of vendor strategies with customer requirements in a 3-5-year timeframe. Vendor market share is represented by the size of the icons.


The market of autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) in order fulfillment is fairly young, but the vendors in the space are already making big strides. In this first-ever assessment of the AMR market for order fulfillment, IDC MarketScape positions vendors based on capabilities and strengths. 

With this excerpt, you'll obtain:

  • Insight into the market’s participants, contenders, major players and leaders
  • An overview of IDC MarketScape’s analysis of the future of autonomous mobile robots in fulfillment
  • A profile of 6 River Systems, a vendor positioned as a ‘leader’ in the market
“Autonomous mobile robots are delivering significant benefits to those organizations that have embraced this technology. Vendors in this space have developed technology that is easy to use and cost effective and has proven to deliver rapid results. In addition, organizations that are more advanced in terms of their use of robots, are able to create alignment between the physical execution of the fulfillment process and the digital elements of the business.”
John Santagate, Research Director, Service Robots, IDC