6 River Systems and Sport Chek host ceremonial contract signing at ProMat 2019

Rohma Abbas Last Updated: July 2nd, 2019

6 River Systems (6RS), the provider of the world’s first and only fully collaborative mobile robotics solution, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Sport Chek, Canada’s largest retailer of sports clothing and equipment. 6 River Systems and Sport Chek celebrated the partnership at a ceremonial contract signing during ProMat on Tuesday, April 9.

Canadian sporting retailer chooses fulfillment automation provider 6 River Systems. From left, John Salt, SVP of supply chain at Canadian Tire, Jerome Dubois co-CEO and co-founder of 6 River Systems and Terry Garner, VP of supply chain at Sport Chek.

With Sport Chek, 6 River Systems expands its Canadian footprint from one to two sites in less than six months. The company’s first Canadian customer is a leading logistics provider.

6 River Systems and Sport Chek executives were present during the signing for photos and questions. Jerome Dubois, co-CEO and co-founder of 6 River Systems was joined by Terry Garner, the VP of supply chain at Sport Chek for the contract signing.

About 6 River Systems

Today’s buying habits have changed the world of fulfillment forever. Customers demand better service but operators are stuck in the trenches, fighting today’s problems with yesterday’s tools 6 River Systems knows that fulfillment is key to customer satisfaction. Starting with Chuck, a collaborative mobile robot, 6 River Systems is building fulfillment solutions that power the winning warehouses of tomorrow. Leading 3PLs, retailers and manufacturers including DHL, XPO Logistics and Office Depot are using 6RS to fulfill millions of units a week.

6 River Systems is supported by world-class venture capital firms and strategic investors, including Menlo Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Eclipse and iRobot. Amy Villeneuve, former president and COO of Kiva Systems, is a member of the board.