Automation Trends for Packaging OEMs

Presher, Al
September 2010
Design News;Sep2010, Vol. 65 Issue 9, pS12
Trade Publication
An interview with Andy Hansbrough, vertical market manager for packaging at Kollmorgen Industrial Drives, is presented. When asked about the challenges faced by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in packaging machinery development, he refers that the focus for OEMs is machine performance. He notes that increasing throughput always demand the best in motion performance. He suggests focusing on packaging material reductions to address the trends in packaging machinery design.


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