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Report: Machine Vision Sales Drop 2% in Q1
06/18/12 — Machine vision sales in North America fell two percent compared to the first quarter of 2011, according to new statistics from AIA, the industry’s trade group. The decline resulted primarily from sales of complete vision systems, which account for the largest sales volumes in the North American market.  However, sales of machine vision components gained two percent, led by strong growth in vision software (+26 percent), lighting products (+11 percent) and imaging boards (+7 percent).  Smart camera sales rose four percent while optics sales were up one percent in the first quarter. “We are not surprised by the slight overall…

Furby is Back!
05/18/12 — Hasbro—It's been nearly seven years since the Gremlin-like, adoptable Furby last hit toy shelves. After a lengthy hiatus, Hasbro is planning on bringing back the fuzzy, interactive doll this fall. In a recent Q1 earnings call, Brian Goldner, CEO, Hasbro, said that Furby, first introduced in 1998, would make a comeback this year. "We're also very excited about the return of Furby to our line-up this fall," said Goldner. "We are not yet sharing specific details of the new Furby, but we are pleased with the reception Furby has received thus far by our retail partners and we look forward…

Robot Orders Post Strong Gains in First Quarter of 2010
05/04/10 — Robotics manufacturers announce that Q1 orders for robotics systems have increased significantly posting large gains in both unit sales and revenue over the same period in 2009. North American based robotics manufacturers saw new orders jump 16% in units and 30% in dollars in the first quarter of 2010 when…

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