Actis and the shoe industry

Anna Kochan (European correspondent of Assembly Automation)

Assembly Automation

ISSN: 0144-5154

Publication date: 1 September 1996

Abstract

Shows how providing robotic solutions for a variety of shoe making processes has enabled Brightwood, the Florida‐based manufacturer of athletics shoes, to compete with off‐shore production where manual labour does similar tasks. Looks at the French shoe manufacturing equipment company, Actis, which supplied Brightwood with Stäubli RX90 robots to perform cementing and roughing processes.

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Citation

Anna Kochan (1996) "Actis and the shoe industry", Assembly Automation, Vol. 16 No. 3, pp. 30-31

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DOI

: https://doi.org/10.1108/01445159610126393

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1996, MCB UP Limited

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