Conveyors & Sortation

Achieving Conveyor Automation Starts with Product Orientation

October 11, 2021

As more companies look to automate their processing lines, product orientation becomes more critical – here’s why… By: Mike Hosch, Contributor New waves of technologies are transforming not only the way products are produced and packaged, but manufacturing facilities as a whole. Flexibility and connectivity are the names of the game when it comes to…

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Regal Completes Merger With Rexnord PMC, Creating Regal Rexnord Corporation

October 7, 2021

Regal Beloit Corporation, a global leader in the engineering and manufacturing of electric motors and controls, power generation products and power transmission components, announced it has completed the merger with Rexnord Process and Motion Control (PMC) to become Regal Rexnord Corporation. The company’s new name signifies bringing together the complementary strengths of two strong businesses…

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Dorner’s Redesigned AquaPruf Conveyor Brings Users the Latest in Food Safety Features

September 27, 2021

Dorner is never one to rest on its laurels, and that philosophy of constant improvement is shown in its newly redesigned AquaPruf Conveyor, the latest iteration of its popular selling AquaPruf sanitary conveyor platform. Dorner is an industry leader in the design, application, manufacturing and integration of precision industrial and sanitary conveyor systems. The redesigned AquaPruf…

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In A Global Economy, Keeping Conveyors Running Is Key

August 31, 2021

By: Maureen Paraventi, Editor Remember way back in 2012, when we’d order something online and be glad to get it – on average – in five or six days?1 The continuing acceleration of e-commerce delivery systems has habituated consumers to receiving their packages much more quickly than that. In 2019 the average wait for purchases…

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Expediting Packaging Equipment Manufacture: Timely Turnaround of Parts and Accessories is the Ultimate Assist in Keeping Conveyors Online

August 31, 2021

Partnering with an expert domestic supplier can expedite delivery as well as tailor parts to suit unique needs For packaging equipment manufacturers that rely on conveyors as part of their process, securing on-time delivery of smaller parts such as guide rails, rollers, levelers, adjusting rods and related hardware can be a critical part of installing…

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Dorner Exhibiting its Packaging, Automation and Sanitary Conveyors in Booth C-1455 at PACK EXPO 2021

August 23, 2021

Dorner is demonstrating how the flexibility of its FlexMove Helix and Wedge conveyors can move product on tight turns around existing equipment in booth C-1455 at PACK EXPO 2021, Sept. 27-29, at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada. The FlexMove flexible chain conveyor platform is designed for effective horizontal and vertical product movement…

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New Catalog: EXAIR’s New Catalog 33 Features new Safety Air Guns, Static Eliminators, Atomizing Nozzles and Industrial Vacuums

August 18, 2021

EXAIR’s new Catalog 33 is its best catalog yet; a full color technical guide offering solutions to common industrial conveying, cooling, cleaning, blowoff, drying, coating and static electricity problems. The greatly expanded Catalog 33 introduces new VariBlast® Precision Safety Air Guns, the Intellistat® Static Eliminators, Liquid Atomizing Spray Nozzles, and the EasySwitch® Wet-Dry vacuum. A…

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MHS Robotics Wins Robotics Innovation Award

August 18, 2021

MHS, a single-source provider of material handling automation and software solutions, took home a 2021 RBR50 Innovation Award from Robotics Business Review for the multi-pick robotic end effector. Unlike end effectors that handle a single item at a time, the multi-pick robotic end effector from MHS Robotics can pick up and hold up to 36 items simultaneously…

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Huron Technology Corp. Announces the Ergo Conveyor

August 2, 2021

Huron Technology Corp. introduces the Ergo Conveyor, also known as the People Mover Conveyor, which is an ergonomic solution for high volume and large product manufacturing and assembly lines. While commonly found in the automotive industry, the Ergo Conveyor is a versatile conveyor that also assists in the manufacturing and assembly of many products like…

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MHS Introduces Cross-Belt Sorter with Double-Cell Design for Small Items

July 26, 2021

MHS, a single-source provider of material handling automation and software solutions, announces a new cross-belt sorter designed to handle small items. The HC-Loop Double Cell has an innovative design that uses sections of two cross-belt cells that can either work simultaneously to handle a single large item or independently to handle two smaller items and…

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