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Automate 2022 Product Preview

Automate 2022 takes place June 6th - 9th in Detroit, Michigan. The Exhibit hall floor will be loaded with new products and services. Here is a preview of some things to look forward to at this years event.

Intelligent Filing Cabinets: Design Requirements, Functions, Benefits, Applications

Before the rise of intelligent file cabinets, the number of warehouse files is large, every time the inventory or in and out of the warehouse, all rely on manual participation, to consume a lot of manpower and time and the risk of error is larger.

6 Implications of the Chip Shortage for Auto Manufacturing

The past few years have proved challenging for the auto manufacturing industry. Automakers faced a slew of obstacles amid the COVID-19 pandemic, but few were as far-reaching and disruptive as the chip shortage.

Digitizing the Energy Transition: How Are Digital Technologies Accelerating Decarbonization?

With growing energy demand and increasing focus on energy security and supply resiliency, governments and businesses alike have turned to digital strategies to shape the new energy landscape.

The Future of Automation Is at Automate

Automate is the largest and most inspiring showcase of robotics, motion control, vision, artificial intelligence and related automation technologies in North America. Bringing together 550+ exhibiting automation innovators, manufacturers and suppliers.

Protect Your Factory Floor Against the Next Global Emergency with IoT

Introducing simple and effective technologies in the right ways can enable manufacturers to get more from their existing operations while also attracting and retaining talent for the long term.

Faster Retail Order Fulfillment and Room To Grow With Advanced Warehouse Automation and AutoStore

Looking to decrease order cycle time and increase reach to the east coast, PUMA turned to long-time partner Bastian Solutions to help plan, strategize and integrate a new facility and automated warehouse system in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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When Is the Best Time to Introduce CNC Automation?

Implementing sophisticated CNC equipment and machines, to achieve automation, is not just expensive, it’s also time-consuming. You can’t just swap everything in one go and hope it works.

Examining the Gender Gap in Manufacturing: 5 Potential Solutions for 2022

Workforces that lack gender diversity will struggle to reach their full potential. Manufacturing must address this issue if it hopes to sustain growth far into the future.

Embrace the edge to avoid unscheduled downtime

One of the key metrics for process efficiency is overall equipment efficiency (OEE). This KPI is related to the availability, performance and quality of the production process. High OEE often means good revenue.

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Packaging and Processing Hall of Fame Deadline Extended, Nominate Your Mentor Now

The prestigious Packaging & Processing Hall of Fame has extended its deadline for nominations for the 2022 Inductee Class to Friday, July 1, 2022.

Pleora's Visual Inspection System Ensures End-to-End Quality for DICA Electronics

AI decision-support system ready to use with just one image, with integrated Inspection and Tracking & Reporting apps to reduce quality escapes and provide end-to-end process insight

Overcoming challenges caused by non-conveyable parcels

How a new generation of roller plates can speed up the processing and transport of large, heavy, and irregularly shaped parcels

Machine vision: MVTec sets new standards with expanded deep-learning-based anomaly detection in HALCON 22.05

• Innovative anomaly detection extends the deep learning product range • Useful new features, particularly for quality assurance • HALCON 22.05 to be released on May 25, 2022

10 Finalists Named in Cowen Startup Challenge; Winner Chosen at Automate June 7

Competition during North America's largest automation and robotics showcase, June 6-9, will spotlight cutting-edge technologies driving innovations

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Thomas R. Cutler: Leading Manufacturing Journalist Worldwide

Thomas R. Cutler: Leading Manufacturing Journalist Worldwide

Cutler has authored more than 8000 articles for a wide range of manufacturing periodicals, industrial publications, and business journals including most of the leading monthly trade publications.

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