How Rugged Barcodes Are Essential for the Warehousing & Logistics Industry

How Rugged Barcodes Are Essential for the Warehousing & Logistics Industry

With the Coronavirus pandemic placing an ever-increasing amount of pressure on the warehousing and logistics industry, it’s no surprise that businesses are looking to optimise their current workflow strategy. More consumers are forced into making online orders rather than in store orders, and this inevitably means

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New enclosure range from CamdenBoss breaks the mould

New enclosure range from CamdenBoss breaks the mould

CamdenBoss has launched an entirely new range of highly innovative, unconventional enclosures. The UK-manufactured Hex-Box IoT enclosure is a radical departure from the normal standard rectangular and square enclosures. With its unconventional shape, the stunning design engineered enclosure features a contemporary design aesthetic and is

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In-depth 3D expertise on offer from The Concurrent Design Group

In-depth 3D expertise on offer from The Concurrent Design Group

3D scanning and printing specialist, The Concurrent Design Group (CDG), will have a substantial presence at Southern Manufacturing 2021, showcasing its extensive range of scanning and printing solutions on two separate stands. The firm has been at the cutting edge of 3D engineering design &

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Ford joins Composites UK

Ford joins Composites UK

In June, Composites UK welcomed Ford Motor Company, specifically its UK Innovations Team, as one of its 380 member companies. The UK Innovations Team is led by Alan Banks, whose remit is to expand the use of lightweighting technologies onto mass production vehicles at an

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Asprova delivers fully automated production planning for Gebhardt

Asprova delivers fully automated production planning for Gebhardt

Industry 4.0, the Smart Factory and AI have been discussed for years, however, even after integrating an MES solution most medium and large-sized companies in Germany still do their production planning with Excel. And this is precisely where Asprova’s innovative, algorithmic planning system comes in;

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XYZ Machine Tools supporting manufacturers of medical equipment

XYZ Machine Tools supporting manufacturers of medical equipment

XYZ Machine Tools has announced an initiative to offer direct assistance to all companies involved in the manufacture of emergency medical equipment. The firm is offering to loan new XYZ machine tools, FREE OF CHARGE,  to firms needing extra capacity in the fight against the

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Righton Fasteners offers bespoke kitting service

Righton Fasteners offers bespoke kitting service

Supplying fasteners and fixings to the OEM, catalogue and end-user market, Righton Fasteners, a division of Hexstone, offers a bespoke packing/kitting, either by hand or by using automated packing machines. This enables the company to kit items into compartment boxes, boxes or sealed bags which

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Rowse controls air supply in the cloud

Rowse controls air supply in the cloud

The latest technology for energy saving in compressed air was demonstrated by Rowse together with its range of intelligent energy efficiency modules. The Festo MSE6 range of energy efficiency modules continually measure, monitor and control the air supply in compressed air systems. The intelligent service

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Watertight gaskets from Amey Plastics

Watertight gaskets from Amey Plastics

As part of the display at this year’s show, Amey Plastics showcased its new high-quality gasketing service. The company says it is particularly suitable for manufacturers looking for guaranteed, water-tight mouldings for products. The Hampshire injection moulding company offers a wide range of post-moulding services.

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Investment drive readies Alucast for automotive growth

Investment drive readies Alucast for automotive growth

Black Country manufacturing specialist Alucast has pushed aside the uncertainty of Brexit to complete a major £2.25m investment drive. It has upgraded its casting capability and opened a new 7,000 sq ft machine shop to support the growing demand of its automotive customer base for lightweight,

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