Articles & News on Supply Chain Optimization

Case Study: Tier 1 Automotive Supplier Accelerates AMR Deployment from Warehouse to Line-Side Production

  • February 24, 2023
  • Case Study

DENSO turned to Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR) to automate material conveyance and is now running six MiR250 robots through two production areas, including transport to and from the warehouse, to support line-side manufacturing, and including facilities and spare parts transport.

Ten Partners of the Automotive Industry to Foster Adoption of Catena-X Network

  • February 3, 2023
  • News

Cofinity-X will help to make important progress with the operationalization and build-up of end-to-end data-chains to trace material flows throughout the entire value chain.

How to Overcome Supply Chain Disruptions With Real-time Data Transparency

  • by John Delligatti
  • February 1, 2023
  • Feature

Ensuring precise data about all parts, materials and components at every link in the supply chain provides an early-warning system and puts actionable information where it can be mobilized.

POSITAL Launches WebShop for Online Purchases

  • January 31, 2023
  • News

POSITAL has launched its new WebShop for buyers of encoders, inclinometers, linear position sensors and related accessories.

Sealevel Expands International Footprint with Growing Distributor Network

  • January 20, 2023
  • News

Sealevel Systems, an industry-leading developer and manufacturer of industrial I/O and embedded computing solutions, announces its expansion into international markets, specifically Germany, Italy and Spain.

Festo Introduces Pneumatic Essentials, a Program for Easy-Order and Fast-Ship Pneumatic Products

  • January 20, 2023
  • News

Making something simple isn’t easy. Festo invested sizable resources over four years to create Pneumatic Essentials.

Nord Drivesystems Returns to GEAPS Exchange With Specialized Solutions for Grain and Bulk Material Handling Applications

  • January 12, 2023
  • News

The drive system manufacturer will be displaying their modular line of gear units, industrial gear units, electric motors and electronic control products at the annual GEAPS Exchange Feb. 25-28, 2023 in Kansas City, MO.

Festo Introduces Online 3D CAD Configurator for Actuators and Accessories

  • January 11, 2023
  • News

A 3D CAD file of the actuator assembly is ready for download at the end of configurator’s streamlined design process.

Manufacturing Technology Orders Total $436.5M in November 2022

  • January 9, 2023
  • News

Manufacturing Technology Orders totaled $436.5 in November 2022, and the annual total value dipped below 2021 for first time in 2022.

Siemens and 80 Acres Collaborate to Scale Vertical Farming

  • January 9, 2023
  • News

Siemens technology and capital is aiding 80 Acres Farms and its technology subsidiary, Infinite Acres, in expansion to meet global food supply demands.