Warehouse Optimization Services use OptiSlot DC™ software.

Oct 20, 2017

Warehouse Optimization Services are suitable for distribution environments and allows user to plan their product slotting. The slotting optimization software uses an advanced mathematical algorithm which considers product’s dimensions, weight and velocity. Services help to solve operational challenges such as inefficient picking operations, product damage, excessive travel to pick orders... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

X-RAY Inspection System offers new software algorithms for inspecting pumped food products.

Oct 19, 2017

Designed for inspecting pumped food products, X38 automatically calibrates x-ray settings. System can detect contaminants such as calcified bone in a timely and accurate manner. Units IP69-rated air conditioner is suitable for high-pressure, high-temperature cleaning applications. Algorithms are developed for a wide range of piped food products including meat, poultry, fruits, and... Read More


Doosan's DMP 500/2SP offers dual-spindle vertical machining.

Oct 19, 2017

Equipped with two spindles and two automatic-tool-change (ATC) systems, the DMP 500/2SP is capable of machining two parts simultaneously to reduce workload and setup time. Unit includes a W-axis adjustment of 20mm on right spindles to account for variability in fixture heights. Designed to produce high volume parts, product comes with standard12,000 RPM direct drive spindles with 87 lb ft of... Read More


CT Scanning Service is suitable for non-destructive testing.

Oct 04, 2017

CT Scanning Service enables user to accommodate rapid inspection of mid-size parts of size 44.5 in. in diameter by 63 in. in height. Service is suitable for aerospace, space, defense, automotive, and oil and gas applications. Unit is used for internal inspection of castings and 3D printed alloy parts. System can scan work pieces in less than an hour.

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Beckwood to Showcase LAUNCHTM Virtual Press Designer at FABTECH® 2017

Sep 27, 2017

St. Louis, MO – Beckwood Press Company, a leading manufacturer of custom hydraulic presses and automation systems and the Triform line of precision forming equipment, will be showcasing their latest innovation in press design at FABTECH® 2017. Visitors to booth A5448 will not only learn tips to increase productivity and eliminate unplanned downtime, they will also be able to quickly develop... Read More

Services, Software

ProMach’s Integration Services enhance customer capabilities.

Sep 27, 2017

ProMach offers performance services such as engineering, design build, productivity software and integration solutions. The engineering service offers retrofits, upgrades, on-site services, installations, and startups whereas the integration solutions offer pre-integration of parts for reducing risk and resolve integration issues. Productivity software service includes various data collection... Read More


“America First” Certification is based on five factors.

Sep 22, 2017

Available to manufacturers, distributors, and service companies, America First certifies businesses that support American-made and sourced products. Other factors evaluated during the review process include percentage of American hires, US-based locations, and taxation. Once certified, companies will receive an "America First" certification seal that can be displayed on their products. 

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ASTM International introduces hydrocarbon impurity testing method.

Sep 13, 2017

ASTM International Committee has created D8098 standard for testing on petroleum products, liquid fuels, and lubricants (D02). The committee is also developing standard method for determining impurities in propylene and ethylene by using gas chromatography and mass spectrometry and hydrogen impurity testing. These new standards help in finding impurities that could affect downstream polymer... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission, Services

Xpert 40 Press Brake is used in automatic and manual bending.

Aug 26, 2017

Enabling user to process large orders using automated bending cell, the Xpert 40 Press Brake with robotic mobile bending cell automatically aligns itself with press brake. Unit can be installed by simply placing automation unit in front of the press brake.

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LVS-9585 Verifier automatically selects best lighting for part mark verification.

Aug 15, 2017

Microscan’s LVS-9585 Handheld Portable Barcode Verifiers check readability of one and two dimensional labels and part marks. Software automatically finds direct part marks and chooses the best lighting based on marking method and material, allowing its user to use the best light for each part. It also includes data export and data integration with quality monitoring systems for its archive... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Services

Thermo Fisher Scientific Showcases Innovations in Electron Microscopy and Spectroscopy at M&M 2017

Aug 08, 2017

New analytical technologies improve workflows for life sciences and materials science researchers

ST. LOUIS – Microscopy & Microanalysis 2017 – (August 7, 2017) – Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, strengthened its leadership position in electron microscopy by launching new instruments that raise the standards for performance and automation in... Read More


Fast-N-Easy Inspection and Repair Program improves turnaround time.

Aug 01, 2017

QED’s Fast-N-Easy Inspection and Repair Program for gas analyzers improves completion time for calibrations and includes options such as a complimentary water trap kit and a replacement shipping box. The process eliminates additional charges and delays, and covers 90% of the typical repairs. The Program is suitable for VIASENSOR gas and humidity analyzers that are used in laboratory, indoor... Read More


ASTM International organizes meeting on Human Exoskeleton Standards.

Jul 21, 2017

ASTM International will be hosting an organizational meeting on technical standards for human exoskeletons on Sept. 14 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EDT at West Conshohocken, Pa (USA). Meeting will identify specific standards, develop and approve title, scope, and structure of a new technical committee. Also ASTM will conduct four webinars on July 27 (10 a.m.), Aug. 9 (10 a.m. and 2 p.m.), and Aug. 23... Read More


Metal Cross Merchandisers come with plastic coated foot.

Jul 19, 2017

Designed with an open-ended hook for use with single-sided merchandising strips, Metal Cross Merchandisers are placed on square-edge fixtures. Used on fixtures throughout store for boosting sales and cross-merchandise items, units can be mounted on 0.75 to 1.25 in. thick fixtures. Available in several matching styles, product offers adjustable height to work with multiple product sizes.

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NEMA announces ANSI C119.1-2016 standards for utility connector systems.

Jul 15, 2017

NEMA releases revised standards for sealed insulated underground connector systems. Providing electrical, mechanical, and sealing requirements for sealed insulated underground connector systems, the ANSI C119.1-2016 standards includes sealed, insulated underground connector systems rated at 600 volts for utility applications.

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Metal Cross Merchandisers feature open-ended hook style.

Jun 01, 2017

Designed to fit on square-edge fixtures or flat tables, Metal Cross Merchandisers come with swivel mount for safety and protection of fixture. Featuring adjustable height to work with multiple product sizes, unit can be mounted on bins with integrated screw mount base. Unit’s screw mount tightens onto 75 in. to 1.25 in. thick fixtures.

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Create a Custom Mobile Merchandiser to Boost Sales Throughout the Store

May 18, 2017

Create a custom mobile merchandiser for use almost anywhere in store with the Mobile Modular Grid Merchandiser, new from FFR Merchandising.

The Mobile Modular Grid Merchandiser is ideal for fresh areas, including produce and floral, as well as entry and check-out zones and anywhere featuring specialty merchandising. Heavy-duty casters allow the unit to be moved easily and used where... Read More


FATHOM Revealed at RAPID as Early Adopter of Newest 3D Printing System by Stratasys

May 13, 2017

Stratasys Introduces Automated FDM-Based 3D Build System Being Used at FATHOM's Advanced Manufacturing Facility in Oakland, CA

Oakland, California - May 9, 2017 - FATHOM, an advanced manufacturer with an expertise in 3D printing, is leveraging the Continuous Build 3D Demonstrator to push the limits of additive manufacturing. Many customers have adopted 3D printing as a means of... Read More


Reduce Labor Costs and Shrink with Innovative Yogurt Merchandiser

May 12, 2017

Save on labor and shrink expenses while increasing yogurt sales with FFR Merchandising's Power Zone® FlexRollerT System for Yogurt.

The Power Zone® FlexRollerT System for Yogurt provides savings on labor and shrink costs with an easy-to-stock design, gravity-feed facing, first-in first-out rotation, and easily identifiable out of stocks. The system also helps to increase sales by... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

NextGuard Pro X-ray Inspection Systems feature single belt design.

Apr 21, 2017

Available in C330 and C500 Pro models, NextGuard Pro X-ray Inspection Systems can handle product weights of up to 110 lb. Designed with extended, washdown conveyor for handling multiple large packages, NextGuard measures 1.5 m long (infeed, X-ray and outfeed) and can be customized to 3.5 m long with configurable modular infeeds and outfeeds.

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