White Papers – Robotics and Automation

  1. How Automation Keeps Employees Safe During a Pandemic

    What exactly can automation do to help? One of the key benefits of automation is its ability reduce employee density in your plant and create more space between workers. It’s common for employees in food production facilities to be working shoulder-to-shoulder, — READ MORE

  2. 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

  3. How Automation Can Help Prevent Cross Contamination

    It’s no doubt that food safety is a vital component that every food manufacturer needs to consider while running their operations. Many have heard that cross-contamination can be dangerous, and hygienic practices like regular handwashing are highly — READ MORE

  4. Bakery Automation – It’s the New Norm

    If you’re concerned, curious or on the fence about whether automation is a worthwhile investment, here are 6 reasons why you should integrate automation into your bakery. — READ MORE

  5. The Start of a New Industry Environment for Food

    From large food and bakery manufacturing corporations to small local bakeries, everyone is facing their own unique set of business challenges. One of the largest changes felt in the food industry was the radical shift in consumer demand — READ MORE

  6. 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 and you may still be confused on what a cobot is. Don’t worry, 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

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

    Collaborative robots are becoming increasingly popular in the food industry… 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. Robotic Integrators – Why Do We Need Them?

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