According to a new study by Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute, as many as 2.1 million manufacturing jobs could be left unfilled by 2030. The study puts the price tag of that at around $1 trillion.
Robots and conveyors help boost packaging efficiencies, yes. But don’t discount the value of people.
Previously called predictive maintenance, Machine Health monitoring leverages today’s advantageous IoT and AI technologies to optimize your labeling and other packaging operations.
A packaging engineer can understand any packaging machine design or operation by simply learning The Engineer’s Alphabet.
There are a few different weighing systems that can be utilized for hopper weighing systems
Advanced end effectors can make cobots more useful in solving the labor shortages faced by US manufacturers.
This Detroit News video offers views of the equipment used to produce and package of this iconic American product.
David Sandiland from igus explains how telescopic triflex TRX energy chains save space on the robot and ensure a retraction length of up to 40%--and why that matters.
A project between the Smart Manufacturing Institute and ThinkIQ works with a poultry processor to get a handle on variability.