Tag: automation

Conveyor Sortation

Is AI the future for parcel handling?

Is AI the future for parcel handling? Parcel handling is a rapidly growing industry, heavily due to the rise in demand of online shopping. This rise has meant a surge in demand for many logistical solutions, whether it is conveyors, robotics, or automation solutions. At LAC, we provide bespoke and comprehensive solutions dependent upon your […]
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What are the Benefits of Autonomous Robots?

What are the Benefits of Autonomous Robots? An autonomous robot can make decisions by itself, without explicit human interaction. In other words, AMR (or Autonomous Manoeuvrable Robots), can be what they are more commonly referred to as.  In warehousing and supply chain environments, installing AMR solutions is the latest trend. As a result, the demand […]
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Robot Pick and Place

What Does Pick and Place Mean for Robots?

What Does Pick and Place Mean For Robots? Modern manufacturing environments require the most up to date robotics solutions. Subsequently, pick and place robot solutions are very much utilised in the logistics arena in the UK and further afield. This type of automation to speed up the level of throughput. Thus, installing a pick and […]
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Palletising solutions to improve productivity

The benefits of palletising solutions Whatever the industry, palletising is a tried and efficient method. Installing such a solution can improve productivity in your workplace, by making your employees tasks much easier. subsequently, logistics solution specialists use palletising throughout the industry as it solves a lot of productivity and space-saving issues. What is palletising? Palletising […]
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Robotics for Primary Food Handling Tasks

For many decades we have witnessed the increasing use of robots for end of line palletising tasks and more recently, their successful roll-out for secondary packaging operations. In this article we explore whether the ‘Holy Grail’ for robotics in the food sector, namely, their use for primary food handling and packing has finally come of […]
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Multi-Level Conveyor Systems for Improving Warehouse Efficiency

The complete warehouse conveyor system How do you improve warehouse efficiency and productivity whilst reducing costs? The provision of a scalable, automated, multi-level conveyor system means that you have the option to fit out a brand new warehouse in gradual steps, or alternatively start from scratch with a complete warehouse automation solution that is capable […]
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Labour Shortages Lead to Demand for Logistics Automation

Should you automate processes before the labour runs out? Logistics automation demand has increased during 2020 due to the labour shortages caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. All parcel carriers and logistics companies typically rely on large agencies to provide foreign labour for parcel sorting in their warehouses. As parcel carriers and logistics companies experience unprecedented growth […]
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Future of automation: five ways automation will help businesses

In this article, we’re going to look at how future automation will help industries and businesses and pave the paths to provide opportunities not before possible. In a rush? Here are the main points we cover What is automation? Current statistics for automation and it’s future What industries are automation currently used in? Improve collaboration […]
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What is robotic process automation and where is it used?

In this post, we’re going to be looking at what robotic process automation (RPA) is, how it’s used, how it can help in the business environment, and what industries the technology is used in. L.A.C. Conveyors & Automation offer robotic and automation capabilities that can help your business excel, get in touch with an expert […]
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