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“MujinRobot” – automate the “watch, think, pick and place” process

Mujin has released new intelligent robot solution packages, "MujinRobot." It automates the "watch, think, pick and place" process in logistics. MujinRobot? While conventionally industrial robots...

Today’s Lunch @ Mujin Cafeteria

Here we are introducing today's lunch provided at Mujin cafeteria! Mujin is providing options such as working from home according to the circumstances. But as...

At the forefront of building ”industrial robots for everyone” – Frontend System team interview

For “Mujinians Voice” series, we had a chat with the Frontend System team and thought it would be great to share their mission and ethos. The team...

Japan Open Innovation Prize Ceremony – the Prime Minister’s Award

On February 25, the 2nd/3rd Japan Open Innovation Prize Ceremony was held at Toranomon Hills Forum, Tokyo.The award is organized by the Cabinet office...

Mujin values are visible and attractive

At Mujin, we have recently rolled out our core values (Mujin is proud to announce our Vision and Core Values), which are extremely important...

Technology Management and Innovation Awards Ceremony

On February 16, the 9th Technology Management and Innovation Awards Ceremony was held at Josui Hall, Tokyo. The award is organized by Japan Techno-Economics Society...

Exploring Mujin welfare

We’d like to outline the benefits that employees at Mujin Japan receive. Employees are the most valuable assets of Mujin, and we strive to...

High stacked mixed depalletizing robot at Cainz

Mujin has installed a mixed depalletizing robot at Cainz warehouse which can handle high stacked cases. Cainz Co., Ltd. is a company that...

Mujin won the Ministry of Education Award in the Technology Management and Innovation Awards!

Mujin won the Ministry of Education Award for its development of the intelligent robot controller “MujinController” in the 9th Technology Management and Innovation Awards. Since...

Mujin story #5: World’s first fully automated logistics center powered by Mujin

Major e-commerce companies are actively looking to improve business operations with automation. Ahead of this, businesses that handle products, such as wholesalers, have already...

Mujin won “Best for Manufacturing Automation Solutions 2020” – APAC Business Awards!

Mujin won "Best for Manufacturing Automation Solutions 2020" of APAC Business Awards 2020 organized by APAC Insider, which is business web media focusing on...

Talk to Talent Acquisition Team!

For today’s “Mujinian Voice” series, we would like to talk with our recruiters from Talent Acquisition Team. Mujin consists of top engineers and business experts...

Looking Back on 2020 – Mujin rocks robotics!

At Mujin we did our best to meet the challenges of 2020. We’d like to celebrate our incredible successes and Mujinians who went above...

Winter holiday season in Japan

Today I would like to introduce the Japanese Winter holidays from a non-Japanese point of view. Working at Mujin as HR&PR, I would like...

Being in robotics is to make a big splash

We would like to get an inside look at how different roles contribute to Mujin’s success. Today I sat down with Denys, a lead...

Because wanted to work with top talents

A new interview article for Mujinian voice series! Today we talked with Isamu, who joined Mujin after worked for a large Japanese company for 3...

Robot Solutions For Logistics Automation: Piece-picking

E-commerce has exploded in past years. Today, you can have nearly any item imaginable arrive on your doorstep within 24-48 hours. As a result,...

Mujin Master: Ping-Pong Tournament

Hosting a ping-pong tournament at Mujin was an amazing decision. It is a great way to boost company morale, build camaraderie among our employees,...

CeMAT Asia 2020 Expo

Mujin China had four collaboration booths in CeMAT 2020, covering 40% of the exhibition halls. With limited manpower, Mujin China was able to put up these booths...

Happy Halloween 2020

Welcome to Mujin Halloween 2020! The atmosphere was gloomy in the Mujin cafeteria, and the spooky music emphasized it. The scariest things are those which...

Mujin robot delivering Red Bull!

The organizer of "Red Bull Basement," which we have participated gave us Red Bull Energy Drinks. So let's deliver them to Mujinians with our intelligent...

Software engineer breathing life into robots

For today's "Mujinian Voice" series, we are introducing 2 software engineers: Kazuto and Kou. Kazuto studied at JSK, the prestigious robotics laboratory at the University...

Mujin was featured in Financial Times. Japan Inc finds new business case for robotics during Covid-19

Mujin was featured in Financial Times. “With the continuity of operations threatened by coronavirus, there are more companies willing to buy robots...because it’s now viewed...

Mujin robot center tour for students

Students from Tokyo University, the prestigious university in Japan, visited the Mujin office this September. Mujin CEO, Mujin CTO, and other employees shared their...

Mujin Story #4: The opportunity to move from manufacturing to logistics

When Mujin founders started Mujin in 2011, they knew what they want from each other: the ability to move fast, self-manage, and take ownership....

Introduced as an innovative company by the Government of Japan

 Mujin was featured in Moving Forward: Japan Innovating the Future by the Government of Japan! We have been selected as one of the companies producing...

Mujin was featured on Bloomberg: Surprising Technologies are Changing Logistics and Production in Japan

 Mujin was featured on Bloomberg as a company that is revolutionizing logistics. The company is using motion planning technology to "breathe life into robots". Manual...

Mujin is proud to announce our Vision and Core Values

In 2011, the Mujin workforce consisted of a couple of guys in a garage nursing a mad determination to disrupt the factory automation market,...

Mujin’s CEO, Issei Takino, has been selected as one of the “100 people transforming business in Asia” by Business Insider

We are proud to announce that our CEO, Issei Takino, has been selected as one of the "100 people transforming business in Asia" by...

Mujin story #3: Mujin power is Mujin people

This story is about the first difficult years of Mujin,Inc. and it's people. Please find another blog articles about Mujin, Inc.’s story here: Mujin Story With a perfect...

Forbes: Japan is developing the smart platforms to take the complexity out of logistics

Mujin was selected by the Government of Japan as one of the companies representing the country that provide excellent technology and solutions, and it...

Mujin new office – the place where innovation is born

We are happy to announce that the Mujin team has moved to a new location with a bigger office space! Mujin has an interesting...

Mujin media coverage: 1 article per day

Mujin, Inc. is broadly covered by the media, every day we have an article about us. It could be Japanese or foreign media, website,...

27th Japan MH Grand Prize Special Award

Mujin material handling robotics solution that solves the labor shortage problem won the "27th Japan MH Grand Prize Special Award." Mujin was awarded the...

Mujin marks it’s 9th anniversary!

Mujin marks it's 9th anniversary on July 6th, 2020! It's a very special day. Exactly 9 years ago Rosen and Issei established Mujin (check more...

Bloomberg: Japan Is Figuring Out How to Deliver Goods Untouched by Humans

Mujin's comment was introduced on Bloomberg. "Mujin Inc., a company that makes industrial robot controllers, said there’s booming interest for its solutions. Logistics automation is...

Good coffee at the workplace – it’s possible with Mujin!

For many people, coffee is a significant part of their lives. This has become very popular with many people liking the convenience it provides....

Mujin CEO, Issei, was a special lecturer at the University of Tokyo

Issei was a special lecturer at a class called "Entrepreneur Dojo" at the University of Tokyo (Todai), where students could learn more about entrepreneurship...

Mujin Story #2: first customer and first funding

Japan is famous for its highly integrated manufacturing process and automation. The long history of high manufacturing standards also produced strong Japanese robot manufacturers...

Robot Solutions For Logistics Automation: Depalletizing & Palletizing

Before now, robots could not move without teaching (programming); on the contrary, a robot would, by definition, faithfully repeat whatever it was taught. Compared to...

Working at Mujin: An Intern’s Perspective

We would like to get an inside look at how different roles contribute to Mujin’s success. Mujin Internship Program is designed to match students...

Mujin Story: Meet Mujin founders

One hour of stopped production line can lead to the loss of one hundred million yen and can hit not only the industry, but...

Retrospective view of Mujin

Since its founding, Mujin has remained committed to the field of industrial robotics. This is because we are confident that Mujin’s teachless technology, which...

Robots rising: Coronavirus drives up demand for non-human labor in China

The head of Mujin China, Huan, talked about factory automation during the interview.

“Invent valuable things with my own hands.” It has been my dream since childhood

A new interview article for Mujinian voice series! Today I talked with Nori, who is working as a System Integration Engineer at Mujin. After graduating...

BMF: Big Mujin Fan!

We would like to get an inside look at how different roles contribute to Mujin’s success. Let’s start with the Human Resources division, which...

Hungry? There is a free lunch!

People connect over food - that’s why we meet friends, family, or dates for dinner or drinks. Sharing a meal brings us together and...

The Prime Minister’s Award of Japan Open Innovation Prize!

“Intelligent Robot Controller Development,” which Mujin has worked with 8 major robot makers, was awarded the Prime Minister's Award, the highest rank of the...

Saint Valentine’s Day at Mujin

Happy Valentine's Day 💝 Today we had a Valentine celebration during the lunch time! While Mujin family is growing very fast, we value such warm-hearted culture. At...

Staying Connected – forming communication bonds

As the Mujin business grows, establishing and nurturing communication channels inside the company becomes increasingly important, especially establishing effective and positive communication with everybody...

Speak & Lunch at Mujin

Just like how misunderstandings can occur in our daily lives, when we communicate with someone from a different background or culture, miscommunication within an...

Diversity: everyone is unique

What is cultural diversity? The Oxford Dictionary defines cultural diversity as "the existence of a variety of cultural or ethnic groups within a society". A...

Team bonding: brewery tour

Since we are all gathered and living in Japan, why not experience the culture together  Japan’s culture lies in Sake production. Blessed wit quality water...

Mujin LOGO : the hidden meaning

"What’s in a name?", Shakespeare wrote in his famous "Romeo and Juliet". As you remember, the entire play is based on this statement, and...

Recommended book for young people

Have you ever think how people become successful? Do they have dreams? How these dreams become true? Mujin is a place where we witness the...

Shooting cooperation: Kaiji Final Game

Kaiji is a Japanese manga series which has also been adapted into a film trilogy. The third and final film Kaiji: Final Game was released in January...

Our 2019

Today is our last operating day in 2019. Thank you for being with us and supporting us this year.We have lots of remarkable events...

Media: Financial Times “Packing T-shirts? There’s a Uniqlo robot for that”

Financial Times article regarding our project with Fast Retailing.

International Robot Exhibition (iREX) 2019

Mujin joined the International Robot Exhibition (iREX) 2019 held during December 18-21, 2019. We were happy to exhibit “the current reality” of the logistics and...

iREX was successfully over

The International Robot Exhibition (iREX) 2019 was a great success!  Mujin employees are top talented in their field whether sales or engineers. Success of Mujin...

The Brand new Industrial Robot solution at the International Robot Exhibition (iREX)

The Brand new Industrial Robot solution will be presented at the International Robot Exhibition (IREX) which held every two years. It will be great...

IMF visited!

The Managing Director and Chairwoman of International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva, visited Mujin.The purpose of the meeting was to introduce her and other...

Global Partnership Agreement with Fast Retailing – Supply Chain Reformation –

Mujin and Fast Retailing, a leading Japanese retail holding company, concluded strategic global partnership in supply chain on November 13, 2019. With this partnership, we...

Robotics is the future

Will robots change our lives in the future? It's a funny question to ask when they're already changing our lives now in so many ways...

Forming stronger bonds at team dinner

The most valuable resources Mujin has are its human resources. And we believe in showing employees how valuable they are to the company. When...

Living in Japan – an interesting challenge for foreign residents

In Mujin we have employees from 20 different nationalities, we are pretty diverse and share our own interests, habits, and characteristics. And the best...

Media: NHK WORLD “The Leading Edge: How Robotics and Automation Are Transforming the Logistics Industry”

We are going to be on TV program "NHK WORLD: Science View," which you can watch from countries around the world! "The Leading Edge: How...

Why was Mujin able to realize Intelligent robots?

Mujin is a start-up established 8 years ago will about 100 employees. It makes robots intelligent and realizes automation of manufacturing and logistics.  If you’re...

Intelligent Robots?! What does Mujin Actually Do?

“Automating robots through the power of software and contributing to the increase to world productivity” Under this mission, Mujin Inc. was established by Japanese CEO...

It’s that spooky time of year – Halloween!

What are Doraemon, Pikachu and Red Skull all doing in the same office?   They are enjoying workplace Halloween celebrations which gives employees an opportunity to...

Day 1 : Each Person is Valuable

Every person in Mujin family plays a vital role and is directly responsible for the company’s success. As we continue to grow our team, it’s...

A place where you can contribute to customers by getting immersed in your interests

We interviewed Shin, who manages robot control, Mujin’s core technology, as a robotics engineer. ーーWhat kind of job is a “robotics engineer”? Mujin makes software...

Media: Reason of rapid growth of Mujin, the leading company of random picking automation

Mujin’s CEO Issei Takino’s interview article was featured on Nikkei X Tech / Nikkei Monozukuri. It is an interesting article explaining Mujin’s technology, strategy, and...

Media: Mujin was ranked top in the fund raising amount ranking of the first half of 2019

Mujin was ranked top in the fund raising amount ranking of the first half of 2019 (Jan-June) by Nikkei Business Daily. "Investment for startup companies in...

Prime Minister’s Office of Japan made a movie about Mujin

The Government of Japan introduced Mujin on their website as one of the representing innovations from Japan. The explanation of Mujin's technology, its social significance,...

Mujin celebrated its 8th anniversary on July 6th, 2019!

Mujin celebrated its 8th anniversary on July 6th, 2019! Mujin has grown into a company of 100 members thanks to our clients, partnering companies, passionate...

Tsinghua University Student Office Tour

7 computer science students from Tsinghua University, the prestigious university in China, visited the Mujin office!Starting with technical explanations from our Mujin engineers, from...

BBQ with Mujin families

Mujin members and their families had a BBQ together! A very warm thank you to everyone who joined us for our BBQ party. As always,...

News Release: Accenture and Mujin Collaborate to Help Clients Accelerate Digital Transformation in the Logistics Industry

Mujin and Accenture have announced to work together to deliver end-to-end intelligent service in the logistics industry. For details, please read the news release below....

The important thing is “wanting to make a company better” from the bottom of your heart

This is the first article of the Mujin employee interview series, "Mujinian voice"! I would like to introduce Kotomi from HR team today. Surprisingly, she...

Mujin completes MBO from UTEC led by two founders and secures 7.5 billion yen in financing

Mujin, Inc. completed its MBO, management buyout*, on February 14, 2019, led by the company’s two founders, Issei Takino and Rosen Diankov, who acquired...

Cooking class by our chef

We had a cooking class at our office, and our chef taught us how to make delicious sweets! Mujin employees and their families were invited,...

Award: JSME Medal for New Technology 2018

MUJIN won a new award called Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers Award for "Development and Commercialization of Completely Teachless/ Intelligent Robot Controller"!  The result...

Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine's Day <3 Today we had a Valentine surprise from MUJIN ladies with gratitude. At our lunch, our chef also prepared delicious hot chocolate, and we...

Award: 61st Ten Greatest New Product Award – Japan Brand Award

MUJIN's Piece Picking Solution received the 61st "Ten Greatest New Products Award: Japan Brand Award." Okuma's new robot system called "ARMROID" which has MUJIN's technology...

Robotics is the Future – Engineer Interview

Mujin attracts engineers from all over the world. Watch and find how they are passionate about their missions at Mujin!

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