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July 28, 2017, 2:46 AM EDT

Rise of the Machines

The history of human innovation is punctuated with key moments that have forever altered the course of industry. From the beginning of the industrial revolution, to the invention of the computer, the internet, and robotic automation, it is technology that has driven industry forward. In 2017, the union of automation, data collection, and analytics is changing everything.

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Rise of the Machines »

The history of human innovation is punctuated with key moments that have forever altered the course of industry. From the beginning of the industrial revolution, to the invention of the computer, the internet, and robotic automation, it is technology that has driven industry forward. In 2017, the union of automation, data collection, and analytics is changing everything.

Working with Robots for Efficiency and Productivity
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Safety at Work, at Home, and on the Road »

The National Safety Council (NSC) has an invaluable mission: to eliminate preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road. The membership-based organization accomplishes its goals through leadership, research, education and advocacy. After profiling the Council in June 2015, Business in Focus sat down with President and CEO Deborah Hersman this month to hear the latest deve

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Bringing New Life to the Trade »

Family-run Dynomax Inc. was founded by Dr. Richard Zic, and it has grown from its early beginnings in a Chicago basement to become a multi-faceted manufacturing and engineering company and one of the largest original equipment manufacturers for machine tool spindles in North America.

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Robust Packaging, from a Company with Heart »

Company President John Coyle has over 40 years of experience in the box manufacturing business and, alongside a team of experts, he has built McLeish Corr-A-Box Packaging into a local leader in the ultra-competitive corrugated packaging industry.

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The Complete Package »

Wisconsin Packaging Corp. recently celebrated thirty years. The family-owned business offers corrugated boxes, shipping containers, packaging and point of purchase (POP) displays and can make everything from single-colour industrial boxes to full colour customized solutions.

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Wired for Perfection »

Gendon Polymer Services is a specialty compounding house that makes innovative, high-performance products for the rubber, polymer and plastics industries.

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Alberta-based Manufacturing Expertise »

In business for twenty-five successful years, Goldridge Industries Inc. is a proud, Canadian-based business manufacturing top-notch products for the nation’s oil, gas and feedlot industries. The company is based in Turin, a hamlet with a population of just over one hundred in the south of prairie province Alberta. Its location allows it to better serve a wide array of customers from its massive,

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Making Play Possible »

Playground equipment typically receives little notice unless you are a kid, but it is an integral part of city planning. We should all realize new solutions exist to create the best park and play spaces for our communities. PlayPower Canada has been making playground dreams come true for seventy years and is providing the technology, equipment and out-of-the-box thinking needed to enhance our live

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Shedding some LED Light on the Subject »

With over 1,000,000 LED retrofits installed, Light Efficient Design is providing lighting solutions for businesses, municipalities and university campuses across North America and in the UK.

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Turbo Blowing the Competition Away »

APGN, Inc. has come a long way since its founding in 2006. Built upon Omar Hammoud’s twenty-five years of experience in the aviation and gas turbine industries, APGN brought a new level of innovation, using its knowledge to find technical solutions for some of the most complex technical issues.

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