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Big four accountant KPMG has released a review of tech take-up amongst manufacturers, showing larger gains need to be made to reach Industry 4.0 adoption at scale. more

2 Jun 2017 14:25 industry

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Baden-Württemburg leader Winfried Kretschmann given smart luggage tag at Arburg’s Industry 4.0 display. more

10 May 2017 11:44 industry

CareSelect Bottle Infeed from Gebo Cermex has been recognised in the Best Future Machine Awards at Interpack. more

9 May 2017 14:23 machinery

The VDMA is championing Industry 4.0 at CHINAPLAS 2017, where the German machinery association will be demonstrating how the smart factory is something every plastics processor can aspire to. more

20 Apr 2017 11:08 industry

Industry 4.0 and plastic processing in 2017

EPPM reviews the Industry 4.0 trends and implications that we predict will affect plastics processors this year. more

1 Feb 2017 09:28 guest blogs

Champion of Industry 4.0 and the Smart Factory, ENGEL is premiering its new-look e-connect customer portal at K 2016, bringing a new feel and new functions to the system. more

5 Oct 2016 12:07 industry

ENGEL is continuing to raise the bar for energy efficiency and economy with its new Manufacturing Execution System for the e-factory. more

24 Aug 2016 10:48 machinery

One of the biggest buzzwords in manufacturing of 2015 was undoubtedly 'Industry 4.0' and leading thinkers and innovators from both the UK and Germany are working to spearhead the smartfactory zeitgeist together. more

4 Jan 2016 13:46 industry

Arburg welcomed over 100 people from 63 companies through its doors in Lossburg to a very special ALS user meeting covering the new features of the host computer system. more

25 Nov 2015 16:16 industry

ENGEL's inject 4.0 philosophy and its incredible smart factory booth at Fakuma made the plastics processing giant's show presence its most successful in recent years, proving that 'Industry 4.0' is more than a buzzword. more

3 Nov 2015 10:21 industry

ENGEL's inject 4.0 philosophy and the ultra-efficient smart factory have been complemented by the new iQ clamp control, which brings plastics processing a step closer to the ultimate: zero-defect production. more

23 Oct 2015 11:45 machinery

Introducing the next generation of plastics manufacturing: ENGEL is getting the most out of its machinery by proving itself as a European plastics innovator and presented the inject 4.0 philosophy at Fakuma. more

20 Oct 2015 12:15 industry

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