How Has Automation Changed Manufacturing?

How Has Automation Changed Manufacturing?

Automation is changing the way many industries work, and arguably it has had the most significant impact in manufacturing. While automation itself is nothing new, we’re in the middle of a period of rapid advances in automation. The growth of automation in...
The Relevance of Industry 4.0 After Lockdown

The Relevance of Industry 4.0 After Lockdown

Industry 4.0 is a popular term to describe the digitisation of manufacturing – what is essentially the Fourth Industrial Revolution. It’s also a new way of working in manufacturing that encompasses the latest in digital technology. A crucial aspect of Industry...
Obstacles to Automation in the UK

Obstacles to Automation in the UK

While the UK adoption rate is roughly consistent with the global average, with 91 robot units for every 10,000 workers, we are still way behind the US and many European countries. For example, Germany has up to 338 robot units for every 10,000 workers. Automation is...
Is Now The Time To Automate Your Manufacturing?

Is Now The Time To Automate Your Manufacturing?

For many product-based businesses, automation is the key to business growth. When you automate your manufacturing, it allows you to increase increase output and productivity while lowering operating costs and improving quality. If your business has a lot of repetitive...
Top Tips for Automation

Top Tips for Automation

There are plenty of reasons to consider automation in your product-based business. One of the toughest challenges in bringing innovative products to market is bridging the gap between proof of concept and volume manufacture. It’s especially challenging for early-stage...