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Is a High-Speed Robotic Palletizer in Your Future?

Written By: Matt Kohler

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

High-Speed Robotic PalletizerHigh-level conventional palletizers have dominated the high-speed palletizing industry, and for good reason, as they are a robust and proven technology. However, with recent technological advances, robotics are now becoming a much more viable alternative to conventional machines with respect to equipment speed and price…

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Robotic Palletizing vs. Conventional Automated Palletizing

Written By: Bastian Solutions

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

Robotic Palletizing from Bastian RoboticsWhen a business decides to automate its palletizing process, there are essentially two choices: robotic or conventional. What are the differences between these two technologies? What are the advantages?

First, let’s discuss robotic palletizers. The key component in a robotic palletizer is….drum roll please….you guessed it, a robot. A robot is usually defined as an electro-mechanical machine guided by computer or electronic programming, and thus, able to do tasks on its own.


Which Automated Palletizing Solution is Right for You?

Written By: Steven Hogg

Monday, June 28th, 2010

Deciding to automate your palletizing process is easy. The harder question is ‘Which palletizing solution is right for you?’ Advances in technology have opened the door to a vast array of options available throughout the market. These technologies include robotic, conventional, gantry, etc. Understanding your current operations and the future growth of your company is a key factor when selecting the right equipment for automated palletizing.