ForwardX is the global leader in merging innovative technology from computer vision, artificial intelligence, and edge/cloud computing in a commercially viable package to the logistics, manufacturing, and retail markets.
ForwardX Robotics is driven by a mission of pushing the envelope to enhance the lives of people by heralding the next generation of AI robotics.
ForwardX Robotics was founded in 2016 by Nicolas Chee. The company is headquartered in Beijing, Beijing, China, with offices in San Diego and Phoenix.
ForwardX creates robotic solutions that serve the enterprise and the mass consumer market with visual perception and true intelligence. Boasting patented computer vision technology and advanced fleet management capabilities, ForwardX’s automation platform provides customers in the logistics and manufacturing industries with flexible, high-efficiency solutions.
ForwardX technology currently powers warehouse autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) for JD.com, as well as the world’s largest third-party logistics company. The technology is changing the way e-commerce and B2B warehouses operate with the world’s first visual-navigated AMRs.
ForwardX Robotics is backed by Merchants Capital, Longfor Capital, BOCOM International, Beiguang Wenzi Gehua Fund and others. The company raised $15M in a Series B+ roun on Apr 28, 2020. This brings ForwardX Robotics' total funding to $40.9M to date.