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5 Ways to Cut Costs for Manufacturers

Manufacturing is a critical part of the economy, and factory owners are always looking for ways to cut costs and become more efficient. There are many ways to do this, but we have compiled a list of the top 5 methods that we believe will have the biggest impact. Factory automation, rationalization, and integration are …

Just-in-Time, Task Based Workflows in the Factory

In factory settings, the traditional business-application-based workflow is no longer as efficient as it used to be. In many cases, just-in-time, task-based workflows are emerging as more effective alternatives. By packaging tasks together and automating them through robotics and other forms of factory automation, we can create a more seamless workflow that is optimized for …

Palletizing Equipment: Conventional vs. Cell

There are many factors to consider when choosing the right palletizing equipment for your business. Do you want a conventional palletizer, or an automated palletizing cell? What are the benefits of automation? In this article, we will compare and contrast conventional and automated palletizing methods, and help you decide which is right for your business. …

Maintaining Your Automated Line

Maintaining packaging equipment is an essential part of ensuring that your packaging process runs smoothly. Factory automation has revolutionized the packaging industry, making it possible to achieve high levels of efficiency and throughput. However, in order to maintain these high standards, it is necessary to implement a comprehensive maintenance protocol for your packaging equipment. In …

3 Focus Areas for Evaluating Processes for Automation

Making the decision to automate a process in your factory can be a daunting task. There are many factors to consider, and making the wrong decision can be costly. In this blog post, we will discuss the three major decisions you need to make when rationalizing an automation process: what to automate, how to automate …

5 Key Safety Checks to Take into Account Each Day in a Factory

Factory automation is becoming increasingly popular as businesses strive to become more efficient. While factory automation can help improve productivity and output, it is important to remember that safety should always be the top priority. In this blog post, we will discuss five key safety checks that should be taken into account each day in …

Cobots: The Future of Industry 4.0

Cobots are changing the way factories operate. They are a part of Industry 4.0, and they are going to play a big role in the future of factory automation. Cobots are different from traditional industrial robots because they are designed to work with humans. This makes them much more versatile and efficient. Entire factories are …

Cobots “Quietly Quitting”? Not Quite: How Cobots Keep Going

With some employees “quiet quitting”, how are business supposed to maintain productivity? Well, cobots don’t quit- they keep going! In fact, cobots are a huge part of the factory automation industry and show no signs of slowing down. We previously covered whether or not cobots are job stealers, but here’s how they can overcome the …

How to Plan Factory Automation Around a Shifting Economy

A recession can hit a business at any time and cause a shift in the way that it operates. In order to stay afloat, it is important to be prepared for these changes and make sure that your factory automation plans are adaptable. Sometimes businesses automate their factories as a knee-jerk reaction to a recession, …

Cobots: The Future of Robotics or Job Stealers?

Are Cobots the future of robotics? Some people seem to think so. They are touted as being more user-friendly and easy to operate than traditional industrial robots. But with all the talk of factory automation and the increasing use of robotics in manufacturing, there is a fear that Cobots may be out to steal our …