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Barriers Manufacturers Face in Food Automation

Automation in food production is constantly improving. With more automated equipment available than ever, it is difficult to imagine why some manufacturers do not adopt new technologies ASAP. Yet although automation is widely available (and more cost-effective than in the past) there are still barriers that manufacturers face when it comes to implementing these new […]

Customer Service Matters, Even in Food Production

In today’s environment, it is more important than ever to provide customers with consistent information and timely solutions. This means it is essential to implement effective and easily accessible customer service in your food production business. Whether you utilize online chat services, FAQ pages, or phone and video call options, prioritizing your customers’ satisfaction is […]

How the Labor Shortage Has Affected Food Production

At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, many companies were forced to lay off large swaths of their staff in order to protect their bottom line. The food manufacturing industry, considered as an “essential business” was particularly affected by safety concerns among workers. Close proximity between workers made these companies hotspots during the initial days […]

Got The Right Equipment? 3 Things to Look For in Automation

What are the most important things to look for in buying a machine for automation? Whether you’re looking to start automating your food manufacturing, or better equipment to optimize your workflow, the kind of machines you use are critical to ensure volume, quality control, and consistency. Machines are expensive – being a savvy consumer is […]

When Can I Expect ROI From Automation

Advances in technology and engineering have provided manufacturers with incalculable gains throughout the 21st century, but these have not fixed a fundamental problem in the industry: maintaining a workforce. Automation provides manufacturers with the ability not only to make their business safer, but protects itself against a changing economy. There are plenty of costs that […]