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For manufacturers, the continual need to increase production speed and efficiency while reducing labor has spurred a shift toward implementing automated systems.
However, off-the-shelf equipment cannot accommodate every application.
This is particularly true for complex systems with robots and conveyors, as well as a host of equipment for manufacturing, assembly, packaging, labeling, palletizing, etc. — which all must be coordinated flawlessly.
“While implementing off-the-shelf solutions can be a starting point for some projects, automating and incorporating robotics frequently requires a custom solution that meets very specific process requirements.
For this reason, even large suppliers in this space will often pass on opportunities if they are not easily resolved,” says Leon Gurevich, founder and chief technology officer of Rapid Development Services (RDS).