Automation and robotics are becoming increasingly important for plastics processors. Faced with labor shortages, manufacturers can gain a crucial productivity margin from automating certain processes. Robotic automation can also help to make the workplace more people-friendly and attractive to the existing and potential workforce.
Indeed, studies show companies that adopt robotics grow faster than those that don’t. Unfortunately, many businesses are in a position to benefit from robotics but are unaware of where to start.
Larger plastics processing companies have used robotics for many years, especially for machine tending. The larger companies had higher production volumes, making the […]