Global markets require increasingly shorter innovation cycles and more flexible production processes.
As a result of Brexit, not only do organisations have to keep on top of the latest global trends, they are also required to manage the unpredictability of the market.
The term Industry 4.0 is being used more and more widely across the manufacturing sector.
Omron has recently assisted case loading OEM, Brillopak, to deliver the technology for a new fresh produce production line that featured an innovative method of packing punnets into crates.
With new products and processes being developed all the time, many machine builders have to make their core machine designs scalable and easily adaptable.