Save the date: Artificial intelligence in retail – prudsys retail intelligence summit on July 3, 2019 in Berlin

The one-day event combines the knowledge of experts, best practice examples from retailers, the opportunity for professional exchange and AI applications to try out. The event focusses on trends and developments in the areas of dynamic pricing, personalized sales approach and other exciting areas of application for artificial intelligence including efficient fraud detection. AI forms Read more about Save the date: Artificial intelligence in retail – prudsys retail intelligence summit on July 3, 2019 in Berlin[…]

Han-Eco® B: Rear-facing connector assembly simplified

HARTING now also offers its Han-Eco® range in the industry standard Han® B size. This permits users to configure robust, flexible and corrosion-resistant connectors made of high-performance plastic for demanding industrial environments. The ability to snap contact inserts into the mounting housing from the rear simplifies equipping control cabinets with interfaces. The Han-Eco® B differs Read more about Han-Eco® B: Rear-facing connector assembly simplified[…]

Enhanced for extreme applications

The new Rittal VX25 large enclosure system offers electrical engineering companies significant added value thanks to its technical features, ease of assembly and high levels of safety. Now, all the benefits of the VX25 are also available in stainless steel and NEMA 4X versions. This way, Rittal is making its innovation fit for the highest Read more about Enhanced for extreme applications[…]

JACOB at the SPS IPC Drives in Nuremberg

The SPS IPC Drives 2018 exhibition is a full reflection of the entire industry. In every sphere – from machinery and plant engineering to robots and drag chains or other industrial applications – complex cabling solutions make up the industry’s nervous system.  JACOB cable glands are in use in a large number of industrial applications. Read more about JACOB at the SPS IPC Drives in Nuremberg[…]

Robust and Practical: the Quick-Connect System from LAPP

Quick-connect circular connectors are becoming an increasingly popular solution for cabling in servo drives: plug in, turn the housing to the right, done. Users have been frustrated with the small number of manufacturers who offer this standard. Until now. “The market is extremely interested in a high-quality alternative”, says Joachim Strobel, product manager for EPIC Read more about Robust and Practical: the Quick-Connect System from LAPP[…]

HARTING miniaturises power interfaces for powerful drives

The M12 is the most common circular connector and is well known as an interface for data and signals. In order to offer a similarly compactly dimensioned interface for energy-intensive applications, the M12 is now also available in the IEC 61076-2-111 standard K-coding. With four power contacts and a PE it is possible to safely Read more about HARTING miniaturises power interfaces for powerful drives[…]

HARTING Applied Technologies wins “Excellence in Production” competition for third time

It’s a hat trick: HARTING Applied Technologies has won the “Excellence in Production” competition in the “Internal tool manufacturing under 50 employees” category for the third time. The company previously won in the same category in 2014 and 2016. Led by Managing Director Dr. Volker Franke and Rainer Hussmann, Head of tool manufacturing, the team Read more about HARTING Applied Technologies wins “Excellence in Production” competition for third time[…]

Bornay S.L. trusts in high-precision tube welding line from SMS group

Spanish welded steel tube specialist Bornay S.L. has ordered an HF (High Frequency) tube welding line, type RD 40, from SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for its Alicante works. SMS group is the single-source supplier of all technical equipment from strip preparation to the cut-off-saw. The new machine will produce round tubes with diameters from 10 to Read more about Bornay S.L. trusts in high-precision tube welding line from SMS group[…]

PIAE 2019 – Tradition meets innovation

PIAE 2019 presents itself in a new guise. The traditional VDI Plastics Congress will present its completely new, revised event concept from 3 to 4 April 2019 in Mannheim: More content, interactive program items and modern entertainment. Relying on proven traditions, opening up new space for innovations and new products – The international VDI Plastics Read more about PIAE 2019 – Tradition meets innovation[…]

The Smart City industry gets ready for TALQ certification

The TALQ Consortium organized the first plug fest to verify interoperability of multiple smart city sensors and controllers with Central Management Software (CMS) from various vendors. Thirteen TALQ member companies attended a developers’ workshop and plug fest event to test implementations of TALQ version 2.0 against each other. Each of the tested CMS could successfully Read more about The Smart City industry gets ready for TALQ certification[…]