Automated Motion / Martin Brower wins 2014 Innovation Award from McDonalds
McDonalds recognized the Robotic Fry Palletizer (Frybot) Automated Motion designed and installed in the Martin Brower distribution center freezer as a 2014 Innovation Award winner. This was the first robot installed in a freezer to palletize cases of french fries. Read more . . .
Automated Motion breaks the sound barrier at 3000/minute
After 20 years of trying, Goetze’s Candy Co.’s Caramel Cream packaging line has finally moved into the fast lane. A first-of-its-kind packaging feeding/collating system gathers, collates and positions 10 individual candies at 3000 per minute. Read more . . .
Robotics World highlights Automated Motion's Gantry Robots
Smaller companies have often shied away from automated systems for palletizing or de-palletizing in a packaging line due to the high costs associated with robotic equipment and on-staff specialists. But Automated Motion, Inc.(AMI,www.automated- motion.com) has developed a reliable and easy-to-operate,gantry style robot that uses a combined motion-and-logic control package to help make automated pallet building an affordable option for smaller companies, or even large users running many SKUs at slower rates. Read more . . .
Packaging Intelligence Brief - Automation Trends to Robotics
As a result, packagers are deploying more robotic systems, performing more tasks via software and demanding more tightly integrated machines, while keeping a firm rein on costs. Read more . . .