Articles & News on Packaging

Siemens to focus on digital value chain at 2017 interpack

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At interpack 2017, Siemens is presenting automation solutions for packaging machines, such as the Multi-Carrier System, as well as machine concepts to meet the requirements for speed, efficiency, individuality, and flexibility.

Jabil AOC Technologies and Elenion Technologies collaborate on packaging solutions for silicon photo

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Elenion Technologies’ silicon photonic optical engines enable communications for Data Center Interconnect (DCI) and Telecom markets. The collaboration extends capabilities to enhance onboard optical transceivers for intra-data center applications.

Rockwell Automation to showcase smart packaging, recognize Best Future Machines at interpack 2017

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At interpack 2017, May 4 to 10 in Düsseldorf, Germany, visitors to the Rockwell Automation stand (hall 6/stand A61) will see the next generation of smart solutions that can help manufacturers build systems to support these demands.

Interview: The Benefits of One-Cable Automation

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As manufacturing becomes more automated and connected across a wide range of industries, it is more essential than ever to streamline installations and bring about new efficiencies in terms of power and communication.

C3 Solutions announces revamped Dock Appointment Scheduling ROI Calculator

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The C3 ROI Tool is a free online analysis tool to help business determine dock appointment scheduling cost savings opportunities.

Domus Logistics chooses Egemin to automate new distribution center

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The DC will allow Domus Logistics to save up to 5,000 truck transports per year. The activities of five of its external partners will also be integrated into the distribution center.

Columbia/Okura announces strategic partnership with Statec Binder

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This agreement combines Columbia/Okura’s robotic bag palletizing expertise with Statec Binder’s global experience with woven poly, FFS, multi-wall paper, and laminated paper/poly bag packaging technologies.

Westfalia named to Food Logistics' 2016 FL100+ list

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Westfalia’s automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS) can store and retrieve layers and cases (with and without a pallet) from inventory.

PI appoints Scott Jordan as Head of Photonics Market Segment

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Jordan, who has several patents related to fast alignment techniques, was central in the development of PI's Multi-Channel Photonics Alignment System, a system that automates SiP alignments for packaging and test, operating with nanometer precision and device safety.

GE Transportation partners with Port of Los Angeles to facilitate cargo visibility

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The goal of the port information portal is to improve data-flow between cargo owners, shipping lines and other stakeholders so that port and terminal operators have an extended window of time to track inbound cargo.