White Papers – Robotics and Automation

  1. How Covid-19 has changed the way we think about food.

    In times of great distress, consumers are quick to find comfort in delicious snacks and desserts. In fact, these types of products were showing strong growth over the past year, as evident from the 3.3 percent increase in sales last year for the — READ MORE

  2. How Automation can help during… and after COVID-19

    If you’re in the food manufacturing industry, you likely know that this industry faces significant labour shortage struggles. In fact, according to a study by Deloitte and The Manufacturing Institute, approximately 2.4 million manufacturing jobs will be left unfilled between 2018 and 2028. — READ MORE

  3. What is a Cobot – What are they and why you need them?

    Baker-Bot with Soft-Gripper

    You’ve most likely seen some buzz around cobots at some point. After all, they’re starting to gain more popularity in the world of food production. However, you may still be confused on what a cobot is. Don’t worry though, we’ve got you covered. We’re going give a quick description of what a cobot does, and we’ll describe some of their benefits too! — READ MORE

  4. Three Reasons to Invest in Cobots over Industrial Robots?

    When building an automation strategy, one key decision is choosing between using an industrial robot or using a cobot. In fact, you may still be wondering this very question: why would someone choose cobots over standard industrial robots? — READ MORE

  5. A Beginner’s Guide to Robots as a Service – RAAS

    Robots as a Service, or RAAS for short is similar to the concept of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) but for robots. Unlike traditional automation upgrades where you have an upfront investment, RaaS allows you to hire a robot just like you would a new employee with an hourly wage. — READ MORE

  6. What Makes a Cobot Safe to Use Among Humans?

    Collaborative robots are becoming increasingly popular in the food industry. After all, they’re cost-effective, efficient, and safe to work around people! Here’s a quick guide on some of the safety features of cobots. — READ MORE

  7. Mixed Reality – The Future of Remote Support for Food Manufacturers

    Food manufacturers know all to well that downtime can often have an effect on your bottom line — a decrease in throughput combined with production staff waiting around costs money. In this typical scenario we will use a cobot (collaborative robot) for the purpose of this example. — READ MORE

  8. Robotic Integrators – Why Do We Need Them?

    Robotic integrators can be critical to the success of automating your business, and they provide a variety of benefits that make them worth the cost. Want to learn more about what robotic integrators have to offer? — READ MORE