Starship Robots seasonal robots now roaming US campuses and UK cities
San Francisco (October 31, 2022) — Halloween is here. That means candy, costumes, and pumpkins that walk around.If you’re scratching your head over the last one, the “pumpkinbot” does deliveries on many university campuses in the US, UK and Europe. or may have never visited his one of the cities. Courtesy of Starship Technologies, a leading global provider of autonomous delivery services, these orange bots are delivering for a limited time.
Many sightings have already been reported, but many PumpkinBots have escaped and remain missing. Starship Technologies is offering a bounty to anyone who can find him one of the fleeing PumpkinBots and guarantee their safe return.
Pumpkinbots are an elusive breed. Unlike Ghostbusters, you can’t call them out specifically, but one of them may appear with your food when you order it through the Starship Food Delivery app available for iOS and Android.
Charlie Hollway, Marketing Manager at Starship Technologies, said: However, unlike all his other Starship robots, these robots cannot be tracked to the nearest inch.
Charlie added: “Jokes aside, we want people to enjoy their robots and celebrate Halloween, so Starship is offering rewards to anyone who finds one of her elusive PumpkinBots.”
“Anyone who reports a sighting in their neighborhood and shares a photo proving their discovery with the hashtag #pumpkinbot will receive a free robot delivery promo code.”