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Rockwell Automation opens site to Industry

On a recent site visit to Rockwell Automation’s Sydney facility, AIP members were briefed by OEM Lead Michael Vlahos on how smart manufacturing and the connected enterprise is impacting the way OEMs design machinery and manufacturers run their plants. Vlahos shared Rockwell’s experience and global best practices supporting OEMs to design, develop and deliver new […]

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PKN Packaging News: Industrial robots and cobots rise up

PKN Packaging News: Robotic automation is no longer just the domain of large manufacturing concerns, it is becoming an increasingly important competitive factor for small and medium concerns. So says Joe Gemma, President of the International Federation of Robotics (IFR), which has just published its 2016 World Robotics Report. The report states that by 2019 […]

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APPMA Member companies head to FoodTech PackTech 2016

24 APPMA MEMBER COMPANIES HEAD TO FOODTECH PACKTECH 2016 The Australian Packaging & Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) is pleased to announce that not only will the Association be exhibiting at FoodTech PackTech 2016 on the 11 to 13 October, but 24 APPMA Member companies will also be heading to New Zealand. The APPMA represents Australia’s […]

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FoodTech PackTech seminar schedule now available

The organisers of FoodTech Pack tech and the NZIFST will be holding 3 days of expert led industry seminars and now is the time to research must attend sessions. The APPMA will be hosting one of the seminars. The APPMA seminar will be discussing Packaging & Processing Machinery Trends & Innovations and will be held […]

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APPMA Members meet author of “The People Pill”

The APPMA ran their fourth networking event in the 2016 series at the Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney with 70 attendees. The speaker for the evening was the author of The People Pill, Ken Wright, who had some great tips on how to engage your staff and to be an effective leader. Great venue, speaker, […]

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