Plus One Robotics, Inc., a San Antonio, TX-based 3-D vision and controls developer for robotic automation in the logistics and e-commerce markets, raised $8.3M in Series A funding.
The round was led by Pritzker Group Venture Capital, with participation from Zebra Technologies, Schematic Ventures, Lerer Hippeau, TCL Ventures, ff Venture Capital, Dynamo, and First Star Ventures.
Founded in 2016 and led by Erik Nieves, CEO, Plus One Robotics develops computer vision software to enable robotic automation in supply chain applications.
Its flagship product, the PickOne Perception System, is a 3-D vision system for the order-fulfillment and parcel-shipping markets.
The company has also announced the appointment of David Scheffrahn – who brings more than 20 years of sales experience in automation and robotics, having previously worked at Yaskawa Motoman Robotics, Rethink Robotics, and most recently, Seegrid – as vice president of sales.
In his role, he will lead direct and channel sales efforts.