6 River Systems

Our mission is to redefine fulfillment automation for e-commerce and retail operations.  Life at 6 River Systems is about creating amazing systems that solve real world problems. We create magic by harnessing the power of hardware, software, data, and people.

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TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyShopify
HQWaltham, US
Founded2015
Website6river.com
6 River Systems was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Waltham, US

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Key People/Management at 6 River Systems

Adam Vigneaux

Adam Vigneaux

Software Engineering
Chris Daly

Chris Daly

TechOps
David Durschlag

David Durschlag

Software Engineering
Eran Frenkel

Eran Frenkel

TechOps
Evan Hovaniak

Evan Hovaniak

Hardware Engineering
Katy Powers

Katy Powers

Software Engineering
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6 River Systems Office Locations

6 River Systems has an office in Waltham
Waltham, US (HQ)
271 Waverley Oaks Rd #400
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6 River Systems Financials and Metrics

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In total, 6 River Systems had raised $46 m. 6 River Systems is a subsidiary of Shopify

6 River Systems Online and Social Media Presence

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6 River Systems News and Updates

Shopify acquires 6 River Systems for $450M

6 River Systems, a Waltham, Mass.-based warehouse automation startup best known for its Chuck autonomous mobile robot (AMR), was acquired by Shopify for $450 million. Shopify, the Canadian e-commerce giant, paid 60% in cash and 40% in shares for the deal, which is slated to close in Q4 2019. Shopify…

Shopify to buy 6 River Systems in a $450 million deal

Shopify Inc. said late Monday it has agreed to buy 6 River Systems Inc. as part of a "critical attempt" to grow its fulfillment and deliveries business. Under the deal, Shopify would acquire 6 River Systems for $450 million, about 60% cash and 40% in Shopify shares. The acquisition is expected to c…

6 River Systems raises $25 million for warehouse robots

As the e-commerce industry continues to explode, one startup that’s benefiting is Boston-based 6 River Systems. The business, which builds robots that speed up production in warehouses, has raised $25 million in Series B financing in a round led by Menlo Ventures, with participation from Norwest Ven…

6 River Systems raises $25M for its collaborative warehouse robot

In the era of Amazon.com Inc. and same-day delivery, traditional retailers must adopt new technologies to provide the level of service that shoppers have come to expect. This competitive necessity is creating new opportunities for players such as robotics startup 6 River Systems Inc., which today an…

6 River Systems Blogs

50 expert warehouse order picking tips, strategies, and best practices

The efficiency of order fulfillment from warehouses has become an important focus in logistics management as customers demand quicker deliveries. ... Read More The post 50 expert warehouse order picking tips, strategies, and best practices appeared first on 6 River Systems.

Peak Stories: F100 Fulfillment Center Fulfills 5X Daily Average Volume During Cyber Week

The solutions that 6 River Systems designs are specifically flexible to meet the peak-to-mean fluctuations that day-to-day operations experience, but ... Read More The post Peak Stories: F100 Fulfillment Center Fulfills 5X Daily Average Volume During Cyber Week appeared first on 6 River Systems.

What is single order picking?

Single order picking is a type of picking system where orders are fulfilled by manually picking each item directly from ... Read More The post What is single order picking? appeared first on 6 River Systems.

What is piece picking?

Piece picking is an order picking process in which the individual items of an order are picked and then placed ... Read More The post What is piece picking? appeared first on 6 River Systems.

6 best order picking methods

Working in a warehouse can be a strenuous and time-consuming job, especially for order pickers. However, order picking is one ... Read More The post 6 best order picking methods appeared first on 6 River Systems.

What is a conveyor system?

A conveyor system is a fast and efficient mechanical handling apparatus for automatically transporting loads and materials within an area. ... Read More The post What is a conveyor system? appeared first on 6 River Systems.
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6 River Systems Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was 6 River Systems founded?

    6 River Systems was founded in 2015.

  • Who are 6 River Systems key executives?

    6 River Systems's key executives are Adam Vigneaux, Chris Daly and David Durschlag.

  • Who are 6 River Systems competitors?

    Competitors of 6 River Systems include Ingram Micro, North Point Technology and Raima.

  • Where is 6 River Systems headquarters?

    6 River Systems headquarters is located at 271 Waverley Oaks Rd #400, Waltham.

  • Where are 6 River Systems offices?

    6 River Systems has an office in Waltham.

  • How many offices does 6 River Systems have?

    6 River Systems has 1 office.