Sealed Air buys Intellibot Robotics
Sealed Air Corp. (NYSE:SEE) has acquired Intellibot Robotics LLC, a privately owned company that develops robotic commercial floor-cleaning machines, with plans to roll those assets in with its existing Diversey Care unit.
The acquisition includes Intellibot’s manufacturing and engineering operations in Richmond, Va., as well as certain intellectual property and sales, according to a news release Wednesday. Financial terms were not disclosed.
“The combination of Diversey Care’s industry expertise and global reach and Intellibot’s artificial intelligence technology will help accelerate the development of the robotic floor cleaning machines market — ultimately driving efficiencies and business value for the hygiene industry,” Ilham Kadri, president of Diversey Care, said in the release.