Adept Technology Delivers New Generation of Autonomous Mobile Robots to Swisslog

Adept Technology Delivers New Generation of Autonomous Mobile Robots to

30% Increase in Productivity Reported by Hospital Laboratories and Independent
Commerical Laboratories

PLEASANTON, Calif., July 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Adept Technology, Inc.
(Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent robots and autonomous mobile
solutions and services, today announced that it has delivered a new generation
of RoboCourier^TM to Swisslog Healthcare Solutions (HCS) for use in hospitals,
clinical laboratories and pharmacies for the transport of specimens,
medications and supplies.

Swisslog's RoboCouriers have been in operation in hospitals and commercial
laboratories across North America for over three years. Hospitals realize the
benefit of using the RoboCourier because it fits well into Lean process and
quality improvements such as: reduced time spent walking, improved flow and
minimized distractions, thus allowing staff to focus on patient-care tasks.
Ultimately, RoboCourier helps hospitals reduce operational costs by increasing
efficiency, improving workflow, and maximizing operational capacity.

"The new generation of RoboCourier offers several new features making it an
even stronger fit for the industry," states Sandy Agnos, Swisslog's Autonomous
Mobile Robot (AMR) Product Manager. "It is available both in an open
multiple-shelf version and in a closed, secure version.Options include door
and elevator interface and call buttons, which enable the vehicle to
self-navigate from area to area and floor to floor. Because it is built upon
Adept's new Lynx^TM platform, battery life has a 3X improvement and navigation
has been optimized to meet increasingly demanding requirements of the

"We are extremely pleased with our joint collaboration on the development of
the next generation of the RoboCourier," states Larry Anderson, Adept vice
president of Mobile."Through partnerships like these we are able to help our
customers realize significant operational efficiencies and improved

RoboCourier will be on display at the Swisslog booth 4408 at the AACC Clinical
Lab Expo in Houston TX, July 28 through August 1.

About Adept Technology, Inc.

Adept is a global, leading provider of intelligent robots and 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 Packaging, Medical, Disk
Drive/Electronics, and Solar; as well as to traditional industrial markets
including machine tool automation and automotive components. More information
is available at

About Swisslog

Swisslog Healthcare Solutions is the leading supplier of logistics automation
solutions for healthcare facilities. Swisslog has installed automated
materials transport and medication management systems in more than 3,000
hospitals around the world, including more than 2,000 in North America.
Swisslog offers total systems design, manufacturing, installation and customer
support providing a complete supply chain management approach to the logistics
challenges of hospitals. The North American division of Swisslog Healthcare
Solutions is based in Denver, Colo. Additional information is available at

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CONTACT: Press and Industry Analysts:
         Glenn Hewson
         Adept Technology, Inc.
         5960 Inglewood Drive
         Pleasanton, CA 94588 USA
         Tel: 858 699 3909
         Fax: 925 960 0452

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