Materials handling & storage and supply chain

Cobots are the future of manufacturing

02 May, 2019

Universal Robots, a collaborative robots (cobots) manufacturer, will showcase collaborative man and machine workforce solutions at National Manufacturing Week 2019.

Flexco Novitool Aero Press

01 May, 2019 | Supplied by: Flexco (Aust) Pty Ltd

Flexco's Novitool Aero Press offers splice times of 8–12 minutes.

Schmalz Jumbo Low-Stack Vacuum Lifter

25 April, 2019 | Supplied by: Schmalz Australia Pty Ltd

The Schmalz Jumbo Low-Stack is a vacuum lifter that ergonomically picks up cardboard boxes, metal goods or sacks from pallets that are close to ground level.

Smart packaging expected to grow globally

12 April, 2019

The electronic smart packaging market is expected to reach $1.8 billion in 2029, and almost 39 billion packages sold may be enhanced by an electronic feature, according to IDTechEx research.

Noblelift Li-ion powered pallet movers and stackers

10 April, 2019 | Supplied by: MLA Holdings Pty Ltd

The Noblelift Li-ion powered pallet movers and stackers are available in Australia through MLA Holdings.

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron WYK diverter valve for CIP cleaning

08 April, 2019 | Supplied by: Brolton Group

The Coperion and Coperion K-Tron stainless steel WYK diverter valve has been redesigned for CIP cleaning and the ZV rotary valve is now also available in larger sizes.

The digitalisation of food manufacturing

01 April, 2019 | Supplied by: Tetra Pak Marketing Pty Ltd

Tetra Pak will demonstrate how digital technology can change the way food manufacturing plants operate by unveiling a 'factory of the future' at Hannover Messe 2019.

Road to rail: ag industry could save millions

25 March, 2019

The agricultural industry could save an estimated $70 million per year in transport costs by switching from roads to Inland Rail, according to CSIRO research.

Key Technology Sort-to-Grade software for VERYX digital sorters

21 March, 2019 | Supplied by: Heat and Control Pty Ltd

The STG software is available for food sorting applications including fresh and processed fruits and vegetables as well as nuts.

Schmalz JumboFlex High-Stack vacuum tube lifter

20 March, 2019 | Supplied by: Schmalz Australia Pty Ltd

The Schmalz JumboFlex High-Stack is a vacuum tube lifter that can be used to ergonomically stack goods with a maximum weight of 45 kg and up to a height of 2.55 m.

ASCI appoints new CEO

12 March, 2019

Ivan Imparato has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the Australasian Supply Chain Institute (ASCI) and will continue to work towards the board's strategy to bring professionalisation to the supply chain domain in Australasia.

McCue range of pedestrian barriers

12 March, 2019 | Supplied by: Axelent Automation & Safety PTY LTD

The McCue range of pedestrian barriers is designed to protect pedestrians, machines, forklifts, racking and facilities.

Flexicon Tip-Tite drum tipper

11 March, 2019 | Supplied by: Flexicon Corporation (Aust) Pty Ltd

The Flexicon Tip-Tite drum tipper is designed for use with poorly flowing or agglomerated materials.

Advantech UNO-3285C fan-less control cabinet PC

04 March, 2019 | Supplied by: Advantech Australia Pty Ltd

The Advantech UNO-3285C is a high-performance fan-less control cabinet PC.

Australis Engineering Hygenius clean design conveyor

01 March, 2019 | Supplied by: Australis Engineering Pty Ltd

The Hygenius conveyor design minimises surfaces and removes hidden and hard-to-reach crevices to make cleaning faster and easier, resulting in reduced cleaning costs and downtime for the user.

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