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  • Lenze releases PackML Library  
    Lenze releases PackML Library

    Designed for machine builders and operators, the Lenze library simplifies implementation of PackML standards using ladder logic. MORE

  • J. Schmalz releases VEE Robot Gripper design software 
    J. Schmalz releases VEE Robot Gripper design software

    VEE software allows end effectors to be configured online in just a few minutes. MORE

  • Kollmorgen publishes Packaging Solutions brochure 
    Kollmorgen publishes Packaging Solutions brochure

    The brochure reviews quantifiable results delivered in pharmaceutical, high-performance cutting, converting, form/fill/seal and food and beverage... MORE

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Packaging in the Traceability Era 
    Packaging in the Traceability Era

    By Marchesini Group
    Counterfeit drugs are a problem worldwide. Pharmaceutical companies now have to conform to new regulations involving... MORE

  • Developing a Standardised Identification Solution for Pharmaceutical Counterfeiting 
    Developing a Standardised Identification Solution for...

    By Packaging Coordinators
    It is important that the supply chain remains safe and free of counterfeits. One major obstacle is that there is no... MORE

  • Transforming the Light Curtain 
    Transforming the Light Curtain

    By Tyler Glieden, SICK
    By reducing the need for physical guards and barriers, light curtains can increase the maintainability of the equipment... MORE

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Robotic solution increases cheese packing productivity 
    Robotic solution increases cheese packing productivity

    Control Engineering Europe
    AJ and RG Barber, a farmhouse cheese producer in the UK, has two KUKA KR100-2 PA robots for packaging. The installation... MORE

  • Vision system inspects bottle caps at high speed 
    Vision system inspects bottle caps at high speed

    Vision Systems Design
    To automate bottle cap inspection at rates exceeding 1,000 parts/min, Logical Systems developed a fully automated system... MORE

  • Kollmorgen automates blister packaging machine in India 
    Kollmorgen automates blister packaging machine in India

    Kollmorgen supplied a motion control automation solution to IMA PG for their PG Express blister packaging machine. MORE

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    EVENTS

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    September 8, 2014 - September 13, 2014
    Chicago , IL, USA


    From chain and belt transmissions, to sealants and air compressor technology, Motion, Drive & Automation North America showcases the most important products in the industry and is positioned to become the North American hub for innovation and networking in industrial processes.

    September 8, 2014 - September 13, 2014
    Chicago , IL, USA


    From robotics and automation services, to micro sensors and nanotechnology, Industrial Automation North America showcases the most important products in the industry and is the North American hub for innovation and networking in industrial automation.

    September 8, 2014 - September 13, 2014
    Chicago , IL, USA


    IMTS will host more than 100,000 manufacturing industry professionals from more than 119 countries. IMTS visitors see more than 15,000 new machine tools, controls, computers, software, components, systems and processes that can improve their efficiency. They also come together to gain valuable ideas and insights from the world’s leading equipment producers.

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    TRAINING

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    September 9, 2014
    Franklin , TN


    This FREE one-day training class prepares the student to apply PROFINET in his own project. Lunch is included. Technical details of the technology are provided along with practical demonstrations. The class is designed for End Users, OEMs, System Integrators and Manufacturers of automation devices. Each student will receive a certificate for 5.5 Professional Development Hours (PDH).

    September 16, 2014
    Ann Arbor , MI, USA


    If you need to accelerate your EtherNet/IP knowledge to get started with your product development, this one-day QUICK START course is for you! Attend this course, brought to you by ODVA – the association that develops and manages the EtherNet/IP technology – to learn more about how to evaluate these issues for your needs.

    September 30, 2014
    Raunheim , DE, Germany


    If you need to accelerate your EtherNet/IP knowledge to get started with your product development, this one-day QUICK START course is for you! Attend this course, brought to you by ODVA – the association that develops and manages the EtherNet/IP technology – to learn more about how to evaluate these issues for your needs.