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Alex Owen-Hill is a freelance writer and blogger who writes about a large range of topics, including science, language, creativity and (of course) robotics. He completed a PhD in Telerobotics from Universidad Politecnica de Madrid as part of the PURESAFE project, in collaboration with CERN. As a recovering academic, he maintains a firm foot in the robotics world by blogging for gripper manufacturer Robotiq.

How Robots Help the Consumer Goods Industry Adapt

Can small companies keep up with the new, demanding consumer? Here's how robotics can help!

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Aug 21, 2017 7:00:00 AM
   
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How Robots Help the Consumer Goods Industry Adapt

Can small companies keep up with the new, demanding consumer? Here's how robotics can help!

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Aug 21, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Top 7 Robotic Applications in Food Packaging

Cakes, creams, lettuce and milk. Robots can package them all! Here are seven great robotic food packaging applications.

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Aug 16, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Top 6 Robotic Applications in Food Manufacturing

Robot butchers, cake decorator and pizza-baking manipulators. Here are our six favorite robot applications which are...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Aug 8, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Top 10 Robotic Applications in the Agricultural Industry

Robots are changing agriculture beyond recognition, from cobot-assisted milking to cow-herding drones!

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Aug 1, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Top 5 Ways Robotics Is Changing the Food Industry

Robotics is affecting every link in the food supply chain. Here are five ways it's changing the industry.

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jul 26, 2017 7:00:00 AM
What's the Difference Between Robotics and Artificial Intelligence?

Is robotics part of AI? Is AI part of robotics? What is the difference between the two terms? We answer this fundamental...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jul 19, 2017 7:00:00 AM
6 Steps to Optimize a Palletizing Cell With Dual Grippers

How can you optimize your robot cell? Here's how dual grippers can shave off 39% of the cycle time of a palletizing...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jul 11, 2017 7:00:00 AM
What's the Difference Between Automation and Robotics?

Industrial automation, Robotic Process Automation, test automation… What do the terms all mean!? Are robotics and...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jun 28, 2017 7:00:00 AM
How to Choose Between Analog and Digital I/O

Which input or output device is the best for your robot application? Analog or digital? Here's how to choose the right I/O...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jun 20, 2017 7:00:00 AM
 
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