Editor’s pickBetter tech, safer food

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO), 225,000 lives are lost every year in the Asia and Pacific region due to foodborne diseases. John Young, Asia-Pacific director at EU Automation, describes how the latest technology can help produce food in a safer, more hygiene way. Improving hygiene and safety is an unending quest for the food process and …

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igus® - delta robot kit

For simple and automated pick-&-place and assembly tasks, igus® has developed the modular delta robot kit. Now new with calibrating pin for easy positioning at the zero point. It is directly fixed to the mounting hub and simplifies the initial calibration process.The cable clip for the delta robot was developed for the secure guidance of cables, e.g. individual pneumatic hoses, along the coupling joint. Easy to fit, lightweight.