Download this free, 114-page End-of-Line Equipment Playbook jam-packed with strategies for success, best practices, and pitfalls to avoid.  Learn more >>
Article |

Mechatronics, electronics main feature at event

Festo AG gathered an international contingent of editors to company headquarters in Esslingen-Berkheim near Stuttgart, Germany, on Oct. 22-13 for a briefing on the company's latest news.
Print Reprint
FILED IN:  Machinery  > Palletizing

Most of Festo's presentations discussed handling systems and assembly. The handling systems have applicability in packaging equipment, where moving and palletizing functions are important. New product entries such as the proportional piezo gripping tool that conserves space while saving energy were also introduced.

For more information on this tool, please read a related Packaging World article here.

Related Sponsored Content

The 2014 Packaging Trends Report
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this e-book consisting of our editors' picks of most notable package designs. Updated for 2014!


Don't miss intelligence crucial to your job and business!
Click on any newsletter to view a sample. Enter your email address below to sign up!
Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.