Jabil Circuit, Inc. will produce the Roomba and other consumer robots for iRobot Corp. under the terms of a new agreement.
Jabil has been providing components for iRobot's military robots since 2006.
"This relationship will provide iRobot numerous benefits, including diversifying key elements of our supply chain, providing geographic flexibility to address new markets with localized operations and expansion of overall capacity to meet growing demands,” said Jeffrey Beck, president of iRobot’s Home Robots Division.
Jabil is an electronic product solutions company with facilities in 22 countries.
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