Review of the most recent Automate and Promat shows in Chicago with emphasis on the new automation innovations and applications on display. The paper aims to discuss these issues.
In-depth interviews with exhibitors of automation equipment and system integrators of automation technology at these dual shows.
Automation technology continues to address an ever increasing number of material handling applications.
Customers may be surprised at the automation innovations and new applications which are appearing in the material handling environment.
A review of some of the latest automation innovations and applications that one might have seen if they had been on the exhibition floor at the most recent dual Automate and Promat shows.
Bloss, R. (2014), "Automated carton making, order filling and goods movement lifts material handling to new heights of efficiency", Assembly Automation, Vol. 34 No. 1, pp. 23-26. https://doi.org/10.1108/AA-03-2013-016Download as .RIS
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