Softbank Partners With Bunzl

January 26, 2021

SoftBank Robotics has entered into a distribution agreement with Bunzl Cleaning & Hygiene Supplies (BCHS), a division of Bunzl Plc.

Under the terms of the agreement, BCHS will distribute SoftBank’s Whiz industrial cobotic vacuum sweeper to its facility management and cleaning contractor clients in Europe.

“We see huge potential for Whiz to make a real difference to our clients by increasing cleaning performance and helping to meet heightened expectations around hygiene as a result of COVID-19,” said David Cousins, BCHS managing director.Whiz will enable our customers to meet and exceed service level agreements, through greater levels of consistency and improvements in operational efficiency and agility.”

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