Nourished’s 3D-printed Supplement Stacks Deliver Personalized Nutrients
Based on a consumer questionnaire, ingredients are printed in stacks on in-house developed tech to offer a bespoke 28-day supply. The resulting colorful, customized gummies are packed in home-compostable wrap in a letterbox-friendly carton.
Jun 29th, 2022
Over 50% of CPGs to Increase Cobot Spending
Jun 28th, 2022
Industrial Cobot Technology Comes to Palletizing Operations
Jun 28th, 2022
CPG Cobot Use Expected to At Least Double in Next Five Years
Jun 27th, 2022
Digital Recorder Replaces Cumbersome Paper Charts
Jun 13th, 2022
Mark Anthony Brewing Constructs $490 Million Facility to Meet Growing Eastern U.S. Market
As the fourth largest brewer in the U.S., the company’s new 1.3 million-sq.-ft. facility in Columbia, S.C., can produce 6 million barrels of finished product and package 80 million cases per year, with a packaging speed of almost 1,000 barrels per hour.
Jun 3rd, 2022
How to Tame an Unpredictable Supply Chain
Supplies are being disrupted both coming and going for food and beverage manufacturers. Shifting philosophies, combined with a range of digital technologies, could help make operations more predictable and resilient.
Jun 2nd, 2022
Bulk Bag Filling: Increase Bulk Material Packaging Efficiency
Move beyond constraints of build-to-order machine manufacturers. See how engineered-to-application bulk bag filler design and construction increases bulk material packaging efficiency and accuracy.
Jul 1st, 2022
OEM's Head-to-head Pneumatic vs. Servo Test Shows CPGs Savings
Stacking equipment manufacturer Forpak devised a test to see how incumbent pneumatic actuators stacked up against newer mechatronic servo technology, specifically on a frozen food stacking and laning application. These are the results.
Jun 1st, 2022
Automating Your Plant Is a Marathon, Not a Sprint
An automation roadmap identifies the key steps that help define the process of developing your automation strategy and includes a formal decision-making process on how to proceed properly.
May 31st, 2022
Wago Inline Splicing Connectors Provide Slimmer Design
Offer greater flexibility
May 20th, 2022
Hackers Shift Focus to Packaging and Processing
Pervasive new technology increases entry points for cyber attacks. Discover cybersecurity solutions at PACK EXPO International (Oct. 23-26; McCormick Place, Chicago).
May 11th, 2022
Ashworth Monitoring System Minimizes Production Downtime
Allows access to multiple spiral/plant locations
Ashworth Bros., Inc.
May 6th, 2022
The Workforce Undergoes Its Own Digital Transformation
Tools that will help manufacturers tap into and transfer knowledge across the organization.
May 5th, 2022
Automation Doesn’t Have to Require a Complete Overhaul
Small changes can make big improvements to the efficiency of your operations.
Apr 25th, 2022
Force Control Industries Offers Made in America Industrial Clutches and Brakes
This family-owned company designs, manufactures, inventories, and services industrial clutches and brakes. It has been manufacturing domestically for over 50 years, supplying cost-effective Buy American Act-compliant industrial products.
Force Control Industries, Inc.
Apr 21st, 2022
Bosch Rexroth AMR Improves Safety and Productivity of Manufacturing Facilities
Can automate material handling applications without additional external infrastructure
Bosch Rexroth Corporation
Apr 15th, 2022
New Industrial Control System Security Threat
The U.S. government’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency issues new alert about attacks targeting ICS/SCADA devices.
Apr 14th, 2022
Stäubli Robots Transform Cheesemaking
The company’s specialized hygienic robots for cheese production to be showcased at CheeseExpo 2022
Apr 12th, 2022
Digital Transformation of the Industrial Workforce
The tools that help Pretium Packaging, Covestro, and J.M. Smucker Company tap into and transfer tribal knowledge on the factory floor.
Apr 12th, 2022
4 Ways to Ensure Your Data Lake Doesn’t Become a Data Swamp
To make data lakes work for time-series data, it’s important to add good metadata, ensure the ability to connect your analytics platform to your data lake, and take steps to improve data lake performance for data analysis.
Apr 6th, 2022
Moving Maintenance From Preventive to Predictive
The technology is available to provide the kind of maintenance know-how that will keep operations humming along. But the average plant will need to overcome some hurdles to realize the benefits.
Apr 5th, 2022
High-Speed Pick & Place is Washdown Ready
The Orics DS Series robot is constructed from stainless steel, designed to withstand harsh washdown water and steam environment in the food, chemical, and medical industries.
Mar 23rd, 2022
Kuka Robots Are Designed for Hygienic Food Processing
Meet all safety and hygienic requirements
KUKA Robotics Corporation
Mar 29th, 2022
Amway’s Energy Drink Meets Skyrocketing Demand Through Digital Thread
The PlantPAX control system from Rockwell Automation is enabling greater operator efficiency, real-time troubleshooting, simplified data analysis, and increased manufacturing flexibility, among other improvements, through increased connectivity.
Mar 27th, 2022
Wago Computer Is Built for Powerful, High-end Applications
Offers low latency control, a high level of determinism, and simplified north/south connection with cloud-based services
Mar 25th, 2022
User-Defined Continuous Improvement Software
SafetyChain’s plant management platform is a personalizable suite of software delivered as a service that addresses data capture and visualization as well as worker task direction from receiving and processing to regulatory compliance.
Mar 24th, 2022