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Automate UK, formerly the PPMA Group of Associations, is the leading trade association for automation suppliers and end users of technology across processing, packaging, robotics and machine vision. We’re committed to supporting your growth and ensuring automation is at the heart of manufacturing.

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Quantum Design UK introduces Specim's new Macro Lens for FX10 Camera
20/06/2024

Quantum Design UK introduces Specim's new Macro Lens for FX10 Camera

Specim, Spectral Imaging Oy Ltd, the leading provider of cutting-edge hyperspectral imaging solutions, is proud to announce the launch of its new macro lens for the Specim FX10 hyperspectral camera.

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Insights from the German Mittelstand and Strategies for UK SME Support
Industry news 17/06/2024

Insights from the German Mittelstand and Strategies for UK SME Support

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Mobile robot applies AI to allow first-time users to programme systems more easily E-bulletins
14/06/2024

Mobile robot applies AI to allow first-time users to programme systems more easily

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Pharma end-of-line installs vial-packing cell with two robots within limited space
E-bulletins 14/06/2024

Pharma end-of-line installs vial-packing cell with two robots within limited space

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Automated storage and retrieval system has major impact in forklift manufacture E-bulletins
14/06/2024

Automated storage and retrieval system has major impact in forklift manufacture

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Thermoform lines fit with robot loading to pack medical devices in a single operation
E-bulletins 14/06/2024

Thermoform lines fit with robot loading to pack medical devices in a single operation

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Supplier details full decision process in specifying x-ray to detect contaminants E-bulletins
14/06/2024

Supplier details full decision process in specifying x-ray to detect contaminants

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ERP for manufacture helps customer move to integrate robotics and IoT in production
E-bulletins 14/06/2024

ERP for manufacture helps customer move to integrate robotics and IoT in production

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We are pleased to invite you to the: July 4th MiR AMRC Pallet Jack Event Members News
13/06/2024

We are pleased to invite you to the: July 4th MiR AMRC Pallet Jack Event

Check out our NEW MIR1200 PALLET JACK, and See our robots in action

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Specialist hinges for enclosures, electrical cabinets and machine builders
Members News 11/06/2024

Specialist hinges for enclosures, electrical cabinets and machine builders

Rencol Components has extended its range of enclosure hardware with 4 new types of hinges specifically designed for enclosures, machinery, and electrical cabinets.

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