Adept Technology to Host New Product and Technology Demo Days at East Coast Application Center

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PLEASANTON, Calif., Feb. 27, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent robots, autonomous mobile solutions and services, today announced that it will host two New Product and Technology Demo Day events at its Application and Demo Center in Amherst, New Hampshire. The first demo day is scheduled for March 5th, with a repeat event on March 6th, 2014. The interactive program will give participants a chance to learn about Adept's state-of-the-art technology portfolio, see the company's latest product demonstrations, and discuss their specific automation needs with Adept's applications engineering specialists.

"We're looking forward to hosting the New Product and Technology Demo Days in Amherst, reinforcing our commitment to the robot industry located in New England and the tri-state area," said Merrill Apter, Adept vice president of North America sales. "It's an ideal opportunity for robotics end users, integrators, and those responsible for determining a factory automation strategy for their business, to learn about our new products and technologies, to see in person what these unique tools can do, and to get feedback on their automation plans and projects from our experienced team."

Adept's demo days will include presentations from the company's applications engineering team on several innovative products and technologies, hands-on technology demos, and opportunities for networking. Among the technologies covered will be the company's "ePLC" robots, designed to significantly streamline system programming and reduce necessary hardware; and Adept's unique self-navigating "Lynx" mobile robot platform for applications such as material movement in warehouses and logistics applications.

Adept's Application and Demo Center in Amherst is the newest addition to the company's technical centers located worldwide. The facility allows end users and integrators to prove out their automation applications using Adept robots, advanced vision guidance, and associated technologies. Other Adept facilities are located in California, Germany, France, Singapore and China.

Registration for the two New Product and Technology Demo Day events is by invitation only. For more information on these regional events, please contact Christine Hopkins, marketing coordinator, at

About Adept Technology, Inc.

Adept is a global, leading provider of intelligent robots, autonomous mobile solutions and services that enable customers to achieve precision, speed, quality and productivity in their assembly, handling, packaging, testing, and logistical processes. With a comprehensive portfolio of high-performance motion controllers, application development software, vision-guidance technology and high-reliability robot mechanisms with autonomous capabilities, Adept provides specialized, cost-effective robotics systems and services to high-growth markets including medical, electronics, food and semiconductor; as well as to traditional industrial markets including machine tool automation and automotive components. More information is available at

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