July 24, 2024

Tompkins Robotics, a leading provider of supply chain technology solutions, has announced the acquisition of Primary Sight, a premier supply chain technology firm operating in Australia and New Zealand. The acquisition marks a significant milestone for both companies, with Primary Sight now operating under the name Tompkins Robotics ANZ.

Primary Sight, led by industry veteran Sean Hewat, brings over 30 years of experience in delivering innovative, cost-effective solutions from concept through implementation in the Australia and New Zealand markets. The firm’s expertise is expected to complement Tompkins Robotics’ mission to empower businesses worldwide to achieve a more efficient, flexible, and scalable future.

Since 2019, Tompkins Robotics and Primary Sight have enjoyed a successful working relationship, making substantial progress in improving productivity and reducing operational costs for clients. This acquisition solidifies their shared commitment to innovation and efficiency in the supply chain industry.

Sean Hewat will assume the role of Head of ANZ Operations for Tompkins Robotics. His team’s extensive local market knowledge and expertise are seen as invaluable assets for the expanded entity. Tompkins Robotics looks forward to leveraging this combined strength to introduce groundbreaking robotic solutions that increase efficiency, lower costs, and promote sustainable growth for their customers.

“Working with Sean and his team over the past five years has been incredibly rewarding,” said Thompson Brockman, EVP of Customer Operations at Tompkins Robotics. “This acquisition is a natural progression of our collaboration. Together, we will continue to set new standards in the supply chain automation industry.”

The newly aligned team will showcase their award-winning sortation and pick assist Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) at CeMAT, Australia’s leading tradeshow for robotics and automation, from July 23-25th in Melbourne. This event will offer a prime opportunity for businesses to connect with the expanded Tompkins Robotics ANZ team and learn more about their innovative solutions.

The future looks bright for Tompkins Robotics and its newly integrated team, promising enhanced innovation and top-notch supply chain solutions for businesses globally.