Closer develops a robot system introducing and operating food production lines. It offers artificial intelligence (AI) image processing, robot control technology, and integration to automate factory production lines in the area of packaging and boxing. It reduces human error and helps food manufacturers and processors cut down on food waste, reduce lead time, optimize supply chains, remove production bottlenecks, and more. The company was founded in 2021 and is based in Ibaraki, Japan.
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Latest Closer News
Nov 27, 2023
Dragon Ball FighterZ is, without any shadow of a doubt, one of the best pound-for-pound fighters on PlayStation platforms. However, hardcore fans playing on the PS4 always hoped rollback netcode would make the cut. While nothing has been announced for last-gen versions, Bandai Namco is plotting a PS5 re-release with a free upgrade – and it’ll feature the all-important lag-reducing online multiplayer tech. While there’s no release date attached to that version just yet, it does sound like it’s getting closer, as the publisher is launching a public beta test for the PC version of the game from 30th November through 11th December. If you own the release on Steam, you’ll be able to test out the new netcode free of charge throughout the aforementioned dates. Presumably this will be a final test before the PS5 version launches and rollback netcode is finally introduced to PlayStation players. We expect a release date to be announced early in the New Year.
Closer Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
When was Closer founded?
Closer was founded in 2021.
Where is Closer's headquarters?
Closer's headquarters is located at 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki.
What is Closer's latest funding round?
Closer's latest funding round is Seed VC.
How much did Closer raise?
Closer raised a total of $740K.
Who are the investors of Closer?
Investors of Closer include DEEPCORE, epiST, J-Startup, Start-up Express, SmartCityX and 4 more.
Who are Closer's competitors?
Competitors of Closer include K2 Kinetics and 4 more.
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