Harvest Automation is a material handling company headquartered outside Boston, Massachusetts - an area known for robotics innovation. Our team members are industry recognized leaders in robotics and new product development with a track record of developing cutting-edge technology products and successfully bringing them to market. Our robots operate safely and efficiently in teams with human workers - a dramatic innovation in the world of manual labor.
Harvest's robots resolve acute manual labor problems across multiple industries, starting with Agriculture. In many industry sectors labor availability, changing labor laws, and tightening environmental regulations are simply unsustainable. These fundamental risks and cost pressures are driving a critical need for automation.
Harvest was founded by a seasoned technology executive and a trio of robotics experts. The Company now comprises a diverse, committed team with expertise in sales & marketing, engineering, project management and business operations.
The best and most effective solution for many types of manual work today is a thoughtful and pragmatic combination of people and robots.Charles Grinnell, CEO Harvest Automation
We could not be happier with the results.Art VanWingerden, Co-CEO Metrolina
With the HV-100s we were able to space plants right on time, even with all the pressures of spring shipping. The result was a higher quality rose and far fewer plants that needed additional pruning and another growth cycle.Jim Hessler, General Manager Altman Plants
The nursery business has been getting tougher to compete for many years, but I am a firm believer that automation is the critical component to turn it around.George Hackney, President Hackney Nursery Company