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These are all the posts that have been tagged with automation.

Brexit uncertainty takes its toll on UK food and drink industry

According to new research published by accountancy and business advisory firm BDO LLP, UK food and drink manufacturers are feeling the pinch of Brexit uncertainty but are striding ahead with investment plans to boost productivity, automation and new product development.

ABB to invest €100m in new training campus

A year after announcing its acquisition of Bernecker + Rainer Industrie Elektronik GmbH (B&R), ABB is to invest €100 million in a new innovation and training campus in Eggelsberg, Austria.

Team work

Martin Walder explores the improved productivity and increased safety benefits associated with cobotics.

The look of love

There are few who would dispute that good looking products sell better than those that have lesser visual appeal. This is certainly true in the food sector, which is why a relatively modest investment in food depositors and dispensing systems can pay big dividends. Steve Benton explains

PPMA Group Industry Awards 2017 finalists

Tonight’s (26 September) PPMA Group Industry Awards 2017 will recognise the finest examples of innovation, smart manufacturing, entrepreneurship and collaboration in the processing and packaging machinery industry.

Astec exhibiting at PPMA 2017

Automation systems integrator Astec Solutions will be returning to Birmingham’s NEC this September to exhibit on stand H84. As specialists in SCADA, Batch Execution, Analytics and MES, and experts in GE software, Astec will be offering practical guidance on how manufacturers can take their operations to the next level; from automation through to decision support, […]