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Exploring the barriers and benefits of technology adoption

A Food Processing roundtable event, hosted by Siemens Digital Industry, set out to tackle a big subject – digitalisation in the food industry. The event brought together representatives from a diverse cross-section of the UK food industry to discuss the issues facing industry today and looking at the barriers and benefits of technology adoption. FULL STORY...

Digital Experience Centre showcases transformative digital technologies

Siemens has opened a fully refurbished ‘Digital Experience Centre’ designed to practically illustrate how companies can successfully embark on a digital transformation journey. FULL STORY...

Gaining control for a perfectly buttered pretzel

To simplify and speed up the manual process of spreading butter on pretzels, MFDO UG has developed a machine capable of automated pretzel buttering. FULL STORY...

Smarten up to the future of food manufacturing

Where and why should food and beverage processors start their smart manufacturing journey? Suzanne Gill asked a variety of automation and equipment suppliers for their thoughts and advice. FULL STORY...

Are you IIoT ready?

Suzanne Gill finds out from industry experts how and why the food industry will benefit from greater connectivity on the plant floor. FULL STORY...

Whitepaper: Find out about a cloud-based, open IoT operating system for digital transformation

A new whitepaper introduces MindSphere, a cloud-based, open operating system for the Internet of Things (IoT). With data analytics and connectivity capabilities, tools for developers, applications, and services, MindSphere helps companies exploit the full potential of their data and transform it into measurable business success. FULL STORY...

Predicting the future of maintenance

Meeting the challenges facing the food processing sector today requires an increase in machine availability and a reduction in unscheduled downtimes and so it is important to look at techniques that can help to manage maintenance and maximise production reliability. Suzanne Gill finds out how advancing technologies and digitalisation of the plant floor might affect maintenance strategies for food processors.FULL STORY...

Taking a glimpse into the future of the food production process

Ever wondered what the food manufacturing environment might look like in the future? Suzanne Gill spoke to some key industry vendors to get their thoughts. FULL STORY...

The importance of being agile

Representatives from across the food manufacturing supply chain, industry trade bodies and academics, recently got together at a Siemens-hosted round-table event to debate the issues that agile manufacturing raises for the food and beverage industry. FULL STORY...

A call to embrace Industry 4.0 goals

Juergen Maier, chief executive of Siemens plc, believes that the UK has a major role to play in promoting the adoption of Industry 4.0 digital technology solutions. However, we first need to develop an aptly skilled workforce to capitalise on the opportunities that a digital future can deliver. FULL STORY...

Connectivity will become the norm…not the exception

The food and beverage supply chain need to embrace the potential of a digitalised and connected world, where technology platforms providing real time intelligent data streams, says Keith Thornhill. This will underpin gains in operating efficiencies, optimised production and manufacturing agility. FULL STORY...

Automation is vital for productivity increases

The findings of a recent report highlight some of the critical business requirements that impact manufacturing productivity in the UK.FULL STORY...

Siemens Links Geared Motors and Motion Control to Create the Perfect Combination

Siemens has improved its offering to customers by more closely integrating some of its specialist UK divisions.FULL STORY...

EXCLUSIVE Why ISO 50001 makes clear business sense

Industry giant Coca-Cola Enterprises has been among those to lead the charge in adopting ISO 50001 and has acknowledged real benefits in the focus it brings to energy saving. This endorsement is a clear sign that ISO 50001 is the standard in energy management. Mark Burrows, Energy Solutions Specialist at Siemens Industry highlights the business case for adopting the ISO 50001 standard requirements.FULL STORY...

Siemens sets new market standard for liquid levels monitoring

Siemens Industry Automation & Drive Technologies (IA&DT) has introduced two industry-leading enhancements to its radar level measurement the SITRANS LR250 to increase operational efficiency for plant operators.FULL STORY...

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