Advanced Automation together with Austin Automation Design is developing Tacomation,™ an automated restaurant food line designed to assemble tacos, burritos, and bowls without any human contact. Keeping food safety and order accuracy in mind, Tacomation can save restaurant operators potentially millions of dollars per year in food and labor costs.
About Advanced Automation
Specializing in Advanced Robotics, Motion Systems, Residential, and Aviation Beverage products: Brewers, Espresso, Coffee, Tea, Cappuccino, Dishwashers, Ovens, Warming Cabinets.
Products in over 90 million U.S. homes, 20 million European homes, and 30,000 commercial food service establishments across the U.S., Mexico, Canada, Central America and Europe, including premier brewers installed on the elite Falcon series jet fleet, and many others.
All products are high innovation, industry-first technologies, high reliability, and sleek, modern styling with emphasis on ease of use, color touch screens, and exciting user experience. Numerous Industrial grade designs deployed (top-mount modules) for Autonomous Mobile Robots to add industry-first capabilities and functions.
25 years of high-innovation technology and product design. Many world-first innovations and products sold under world-renowned brands. 60+ Patents. Numerous designs currently in production throughout Residential, Commercial, Industrial Fleet Autonomous Robots (AMR’s) and Aviation industry, Passionate at market-leading products and industry firsts through solid engineering and rigor. High expertise in both fluidic/beverage/air products as well as advanced motion and adaptive mobile robot enhancement modules and technologies, complex and advanced mechanisms.
Extensive network of industry insiders, supplier partnerships and engineering associates to leverage best practices and rapid development time. Broad spectrum of professional associates to bring expertise where needed, such as Python coding, API development, advanced optics, UV lighting optimization for sanitizing, magnetics, RF systems, custom sensor technologies, industry-first technologies.
About Austin Automation Design
Developing healthier food alternatives and innovative kitchen products is nothing new for Doug Foreman who has more than 50 years of experience in the food business and consumer packaged goods industry. He is best known for founding Beanitos, the first-ever bean-based snack chip, in 2010, as well as Guiltless Gourmet, the first-ever baked tortilla chip, in 1989, which created a half-billion-dollar snack category.
Foreman’s passion for the food industry and the products he brings to market is evidenced by his ongoing creation of exciting new products and inventions.