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The robotics industry is moving fast: Don’t get left behind

Want to learn more about the current trends, technology and advancements in the robotics industry? Then join the Robotics community today. Robotics Today is a leading news and information source for Australia’s robotics, automation, and advanced manufacturing industries. To access the latest issue of Robotics today visit: To subscribe to their free newsletter or […]

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Top Packaging and Automation Breakthroughs

Packaging World Reports: A new eBook is now available to download on 2017’s Top Packaging and Automation Breakthroughs. What You’ll Learn: How Nestle is pursuing a new approach to manufacturing intelligence that’s transforming brownfield sites into smart factories The latest trends in product transport systems An innovative approach that combines OPC UA and openSAFETY to […]

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Food manufacturers use 1D barcodes to anchor track-and-trace technology

Packaging World Reports: A new study by PMMI Business Intelligence reveals the vast majority of food processing companies track incoming ingredients with 1D barcodes. A few are still testing RFID solutions. Less than a fifth use 2D barcodes, popular with their peers in pharma for serialisation. 2D codes hold more information and food manufacturers are […]

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Study examines the future of liquid paperboard packaging to 2022

Packaging World Reports: Significant growth is expected, with liquid paperboard packaging for dairy products, including alternative-milk beverages, leading the market, followed by packaging for juice. There will be steady increases in demand for paperboard materials for liquid products across the next five years, according to the latest industry study from Smithers Pira.Data published in “The […]

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2017 Global Packaging Trends Report Executive Summary Now Available for Industry

The Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) is pleased to advise that they have once again partnered with PMMI and other leading international machinery associations to release the 2017 version of the Global Packaging Trends Report; which is a market research study highlighting future packaging demand, product categories and opportunities for growth in packaging […]

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