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10. Some of you techies may be familiar with the new Google Glass, a type of wearable technology that comes with an optical head-mounted display which shows information like a smartphone – hands free with voice commands. Now, the “wearable computing” can be actuality in an industrial environment. At Pack Expo, Beckhoff and Matrix Packaging Machinery partnered up for technology study where Matrix connected Google Glass to a vertical/form/fill/seal machine in the Matrix booth.
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AGR’s Process Pilot Automated Blowmolder Control System has been instrumental in generating a 10% to 15% improvement in the consistency of Niagara Bottling’s new lighter-weight bottles. (Photo courtesy of AGR International)
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