Articles & News on Operations & Management

InOrbit Announces Collaboration with Kärcher, Bringing Robot Operations Best Practices to Autonomous Cleaning

  • May 10, 2022
  • News

Industry-leading, cloud-based RobOps platform launches advanced capabilities providing data management and real-time operation for the new KIRA B 50 autonomous floor scrubber.

Comez International Uses Dassault Systèmes’ Planning & Scheduling Solutions to Deliver Fabric Machinery on Time

  • May 10, 2022
  • News

Dassault Systèmes announced that Comez International is using Dassault Systèmes’ digital planning and scheduling solutions to improve its production efficiency and its competitiveness.

Embrace the Edge to Avoid Unscheduled Downtime

  • by Johan Jonzon
  • May 10, 2022
  • Feature

Because unscheduled downtime is far more costly than planned downtime, it’s important that manufacturers have real-time information about their equipment and processes to avoid unexpected faults and failures. Here Johan Jonzon, CMO and co-founder of edge analytics platform developer Crosser, explains how edge analytics provides instantaneous data to prevent unscheduled downtime.

Manufacturing Technology Orders in 2022 Had Strongest Q1 in More Than Two Decades

  • May 9, 2022
  • News

The first quarter of 2022 had orders totaling $1.47 billion, 26.5% higher than the first quarter of 2021 and the highest Q1 of any year since 1998. The first quarter of 2022 has been extremely impressive for manufacturing technology orders.

Southie Autonomy Secures $2.5 Million Seed Funding & $5M in Robot Lease Financing

  • May 9, 2022
  • News

Intelligent robotic automation developer Southie Autonomy announced it has raised $2.5 million in seed funding led by BootstrapLabs.

Yxlon Changes Name to Comet Yxlon

  • May 6, 2022
  • News

At this year's Control trade show, the manufacturer of X-ray and CT inspection systems announced that it will change its name to Comet Yxlon, effective Sept. 8, 2022.

Motion's 2021 Supplier of the Year Award Winner: Gates

  • May 5, 2022
  • News

Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of maintenance, repair and operation replacement parts, and a premier provider of industrial technology solutions, named Gates Corporation “2021 Supplier of the Year.”

Telit and Gibson Engineering Bring State-of-the-Art Technology to Ports Across the Globe to Increase Productivity

  • May 5, 2022
  • News

Gibson deploys an industrial IoT solution powered by Telit deviceWISE EDGE, a no-code platform, to enable operation optimization, preventive maintenance, and efficiency control for one of the world’s most important ports.

Robots Help UN Reach Sustainability Goals

  • May 5, 2022
  • News

The International Federation of Robotics identified 13 SDGs, where robots help to create a better planet.

Novolex Named Corporate Account Supplier of the Year

  • May 5, 2022
  • News

Network Distribution has honored Novolex as its "most highly engaged" manufacturing partner, supporting the organization’s sales initiatives and advancements.