The Best AGV Solutions by Industry

AGVs provide automated material transportation for a variety of industries. These vehicles can be modified with endless combinations to perfectly serve the challenges of any warehouse or manufacturing facility.

Some industries that actively use AGVs include:

  • Automotive
  • Food & Beverage
  • Commercial printing
  • Manufacturing
  • Paper
  • Pharmaceutical

In this article we will cover some of the most popular industries, and the AGV types commonly adapted to serve them. It should be noted that Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) can and do serve many industries beyond this list. Keep in mind that AGVs can be customized depending on your solutions provider, like Transbotics. This allows many vehicle types to be utilized for multiple industries and applications.


Used to handle racks of automotive components, instrument panels and auto parts.

Food & Beverage

Used to move palletized finished product between various palletizing lines and laydown areas within a facility.

Commercial Printing

Able to move finished product between pressroom, storage, binding/finishing and shipping.


Used to move 60,000 lb. plus loads including steel, aluminum, coils, ingot, bar, plate and wire among others. Applications have included paper mills, converters, printers, and plastics manufacturers.


Used to stack rolls of papers and stacked pallets.


Great for moving bins, pallets, and totes.

Want to learn more about AGVs? Visit our Learning Center for additional articles and resources. For real life use cases, visit our Case Study section and see how other industries have applied a number of customized AGV solutions to fit their particular application needs. Ready to speak to a specialist? To learn more about AGVs or to find the right AGV solution for your business, consult with an AGV Specialist today.



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