A two-story, 27,905-square-foot DHL Innovation Center is expected to open next year in Rosemont, with exhibit space showcasing the company’s products and projects in development.
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Technologies and innovations in logistics will be showcased in Rosemont beginning next summer.
DHL has broken ground on its Americas Innovation Center in Rosemont Illinois, where it will “showcase the latest technology trends in robotics and automation, artificial intelligence, self-driving vehicles, IoT and virtual reality,” it said in a tweet.
Groundbreaking for the Innovation Center, which is set to open in the summer of 2019, took place Wednesday.
DHL spotlights technologies and innovations in logistics at two other locations, Troisdorf, Germany, and Singapore.
According to published reports, the Americas Innovation Center will showcase visions of what the world and its transport infrastructure might look like in 2050, as well as the latest technology trends in robotics, artificial intelligence, self-driving vehicles, the Internet of Things and virtual reality — all of which are being tested or implemented by the Deutsche Post DHL Group.