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

We’ve featured in a new report from Microsoft, ‘Driving Growth in Small Businesses”

The report examines how SMBs can transform communications and culture through technology to maximise their competitive edge. The report offers practical advice on how businesses...

/ December 3, 2019

Is The South Korea and Japan Trade Dispute Hindering Industrial Output?

One of the most important factors considered when creating the Interact Analysis APAC machinery and industrial output forecast is the current Japan-South Korea trade dispute....

/ November 21, 2019

Why Are Robotic Palletizers Winning in North America?

Demand for palletizers in North America has surged in recent years. We estimate that market revenues grew by 12.3% in 2018 to reach nearly $340...

/ November 13, 2019

Who Are the Leading Warehouse Automation System Integrators?

Dematic (acquired by KION in 2016), was the largest warehouse automation provider in 2018 according to our new report on this market. The report showed...

/ November 6, 2019

Inovance Expanding Internationally with BST Acquisition

On the 15th October 2019, China-based automation equipment manufacturer Inovance announced the acquisition of elevator component vendor BST. Inovance plans to merge BST with its...

/ November 4, 2019

Motion Control Market to Exceed $15bn by 2023 Despite Dip in 2019

Our recent report predicts that despite a small decline in 2019 (-3.8%) the market for motion control products will grow strongly for the next four...

/ October 24, 2019

The Trend for Electrification of Logistics Vehicles Fleets – Executive Whitepaper

  Electrification generally is gaining traction around the world for a variety of reasons including government legislation and incentives; rapidly improving total cost of ownership...

/ October 24, 2019