Five unexpected places to find an ABB robot, outside of the factory floor

The world knows ABB as a leader in electrical power and automation technologies, including industrial robots.  But the real surprise is that ABB’s robots are becoming almost as well known outside of the factory floor as they are on it. Advancements that combine robots’ abilities to see, feel and analyze continue to drive demand.

Here are the top 5 most unexpected places you will see an ABB robot outside the factory floor:

# 5 – Painting your dreams at ibis hotels:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5pQnq74JEGw

#4 – Serving as your luggage concierge at Yotel New York City:

http://www.yotel.com/Hotels/New-York-City#

#3 – Moving screens during your Bon Jovi concert: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z8w6_NPKxls&list=PLD6B3C6D49A2DB8E3&index=3

# 2 – On the cover of your Time magazine: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=571797422854053&set=a.571797406187388.1073741828.134762503224216&type=1&theater

#1 – In the final scenes when you watch Iron Man 3:

http://www.abb-conversations.com/2013/05/iron-man-3-abb-robots-fun-and-games/

From this evidence, it must be true what the media is saying:  The robots ARE coming.  But from the looks of it, they don't want your jobs.  They want a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.

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