Adoption of emerging technologies in Australian agriculture is expanding at a rate faster than the consumer’s capacity to understand the opportunities — creating an urgent need to explore community perception and regulatory challenges around the use of new technologies. This is the focus of two new AgriFutures Australia-funded reports: Emerging technologies in agriculture: Consumer perceptions … Continue reading Technology in agriculture critical to success
Fine Food Australia has come to an end after a week packed with food trend insights and robotics making a name in the industry. After catering to thousands at the Melbourne Convention centre, the four-day event came to a close on the 13th of September. Fine Food Australia event director Minnie Constan said more than … Continue reading Highlights of Fine Food Australia include focus on robotics and health foods
The robots use high definition cameras and sensor technology to allow for equipment to be remotely assessed for maintenance and for preventative analysis.
This year, foodpro’s educational series will include a seminar by Omron Electronics’ Chris Probst entitled “How Technology Has Advanced Mobile Robots and Improved Food Processing”. Robots are being increasingly used to improve efficiency and productivity in manufacturing processes. While many people are familiar with fixed mounted robots, there have also been significant advances in mobile … Continue reading Robotics and food processing at foodpro 2017
Robotics and automation experts will present the latest advances in robotic technology and intelligent automation across processing and packaging at the show.
The Ocado Technology robotics team has created a robotic arm capable of safely grasping a wide variety of products, including groceries.
The gflobal growth rate of industrial robotics adoption in food & beverage industry is outpacing those in traditional industries like automotive and electronics, a report has found.