Month: December 2019

Will Santa Be Investing in Warehouse Automation?

With the festive season upon us, Santa and his Elves will be busy procuring sufficient stocks ahead of the big day. While Santa and his...

/ December 20, 2019

The Motion Controls Market – 2019

Although the motion control market may be considered fairly mature there are important trends impacting its future growth, helping drive revenues at an above average...

/ December 19, 2019

Industrial Robots – Slowing But Still Growing – With Significant Changes in the Market to Come

The industrial robot market is always a fascinating area to cover, made even more interesting when examined against the challenging conditions faced by industry as...

/ December 16, 2019

The Industrial Robot Market – 2019

After more than 6 months researching the industry, this updated report analyzes the market by robot type, payload, application, industry and region.

/ December 12, 2019

Manufacturing Outlook for 2020: A Slow Start But Picking Up Steam

We recently co-hosted a webinar with our economic forecasting partner, ITR Economics. If you missed the webinar, here is a brief summary of the key...

/ December 12, 2019

The Low Voltage AC Motor Drive Market – 2019

The trend of decentralization in manufacturing continues to manifest in the low voltage AC motor drive market. Limited cabinet space, increased demand for modularity, and...

/ December 12, 2019

General Motors and LG Chem Joint Venture – How Does This Differ From Tesla and Panasonic?

On December 5th, General Motors announced that it will work with LG Chem to produce battery cells on a large scale for use in the...

/ December 10, 2019

SPS Review – Decentralisation; Multi-Axis Servos; new DC Drives; and the Rise of Industrial Software

We recently returned from the annual SPS exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany full of confidence at what we’d seen. Now in its 30th year, SPS marks...

/ December 4, 2019

Cobot Sales Will Reach $5.6bn by 2027, Driven by Growth in Non-Manufacturing Applications

As demand has grown for equipment automation and production flexibility, so too has the desire to find new technologies which can help achieve these aims....

/ December 3, 2019