Automation & Software


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The Coesia Group (Coesia) is a global company with expertise in the construction of industrial machinery and plants for everything from tobacco and food to precision engineering and cosmetics. more

The highlights of this week in video format, featuring crispy bacon out of the microwave, films and nets made from fruit and vegetable byproducts and unique identifiers for beverage cans thanks to Blockchain. more

PackSynergy, will be exhibiting at FachPack in Nuremberg from 25th to 27th of September on an enlarged area in Hall 6-211. more

Three years ago, with inject 4.0 ENGEL introduced its answer to the challenges of Industry 4.0. In the meantime, the terms smart machine, smart production and smart service have become established throughout the entire plastics industry. more

In a first for the beverage industry, Crown Bevcan Europe & Middle East, is launching its CrownConnect™ technology in conjunction with FACT. more

NFC is primarily associated with mobile payment transactions at retail points of sale. However, Schreiner Group’s most recent innovation demonstrates that this wireless technology is equally suitable for other scenarios. more

Rovema manufacturer of packaging machines will be exhibiting at Fachpack 2018 with a sophisticated solution for packing sweets. more

SICK has launched 2D and 3D vision-guidance systems for easy and quick set-up of robot picking from a conveyor belt or container. more

As every engineer is taught, ‘what you can measure, you can manage’. In an age of smart manufacturing, there's an opportunity to leverage information to improve the environmental footprint of CPG – according to Rockwell Automation's Marcel Woiton. more

Alongside the 1,500 exhibition booths, Fachpack offers the more than 40,000 trade visitors a supporting programme with numerous presentations on the hot trends in the industry like digitisation, sustainability or design. more

Increasing cost pressure, ever shorter development times, and the call for even more flexible machines. These are the demands facing today’s mechanical engineering on a daily basis – and in the packaging industry as well. more

Didier Sourisseau, President of Crown Europe examines how metal packaging is embracing the Internet of Things, bringing new benefits to brands and consumers alike. more

Armin Wittmann, exhibition group director at Messe München, gives Libby White an overview of automatica 2018, on the backdrop of the increasingly high expectations and efficiency margins of automation and robotic requirements. more

At Fachpack, will be presenting visitors with several innovations to do with the C3 ERP/MIS software for print and packaging production, live and in person. more

At ACHEMA more than 3,700 exhibitors from 55 countries showcased the latest equipment and innovative processes for the chemical, pharma and food industry. more

In collaboration with Microsoft, Adents has developed a new unit-level product track & trace platform utilizing Blockchain and AI technologies. more

HP Inc. has announced the HP One Package workflow suite for PageWIde Industrial corrugated presses, the industry’s first ecosystem for digital corrugated printing. more

Multi-application possibilities, accuracy and throughput: a new solution for the beverage sector. This is what Markem-Imaje proposed at IPACK-IMA, highlighting integration and data management. more

“Optimize your Production”, that’s the slogan of the 2018 automatica. The trade fair shows examples of how to improve production processes with the help of automated processes. more

At its ACHEMA booth in Frankfurt (hall 3 booth D95) from 11 to 15 June, the WIPOTEC Group will present an extensive portfolio of integrated serialisation solutions for Track & Trace projects more

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