All posts by Melanie Stark

ABB begins construction of new robotics factory

ABB has announced that it has started construction of its new robotics manufacturing and research facility in China, the world’s largest robotics market. The facility is expected to open during 2021 and represents a total investment of AU$218 million. The new 67,000 m2 factory in Kangqiao, near Shanghai, will deploy the latest manufacturing processes, including machine … Continue reading ABB begins construction of new robotics factory

Rae-Line selects new ERP solution

Rae-Line, a designer and manufacturer of commercial upholstery for trucks, caravans, sports and safety padding has chosen SYSPRO, a provider of industry-built ERP software,  to support its digital transformation journey as the business embarks on an ambitious period of growth. The 47-year-old company counts Kenworth Trucks as one of its longest-serving customers and prides itself … Continue reading Rae-Line selects new ERP solution

Lactalis boosts end-to-end warehouse productivity with Honeywell Voice

Lactalis Group is a worldwide leader in the dairy industry known for maintaining the highest standards in all its products. Established in France in 1933, Lactalis now exports to more than 80 countries around the world, providing a wide variety of over 2,000 dairy products — from milk, butter and cream to cheeses and desserts. … Continue reading Lactalis boosts end-to-end warehouse productivity with Honeywell Voice

PAGE acquires Sydney-based freight provider

PAGE Tasmanian Freight, a start-up and off-shoot of the 80-year-old Page Transport, has announced the acquisition of Sydney based Allalong Tasmanian Searoads. Allalong has been a consistent transport operator in the niche Tasmanian transport sector and today has depots in Sydney, Melbourne, Launceston and Hobart. The acquisition gives PAGE full ownership of Allalong business which … Continue reading PAGE acquires Sydney-based freight provider

Wing launches delivery service in Queensland

Google’s Project Wing will launch its drone delivery service in Queensland. The service will be available in two suburbs of Logan, one of Australia’s fastest growing areas. Residents of Crestmead and Marsden will be the state of Queensland’s first residents to have items delivered to their homes, by drone aircraft, within minutes of ordering. Using … Continue reading Wing launches delivery service in Queensland