Changeover speeds up palletizing operations

Changeover speeds up palletizing operations

MANAGERS at Minnesota-based Form-A-Feed, a maker of livestock feed, planned a new production line as business was growing.

As part of the planning process, Form-A-Feed called on engineers from Hamer LLC, a Yaskawa Motoman robotic integration partner. The engineering team looked at ways to increase the speed at which the company could bag and palletize products at its south plant — one of two locations the company operates in Stewart, Minn.

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