In Europe, they call it Internet 4.0. In the US, the buzzword is “Internet of Things.” Whatever you call it, smart manufacturing is the future of industry, and it will be in the spotlight at PACK EXPO Las Vegas (Sept. 28–30; Las Vegas Convention Center).
JBT Corporation, an American food processing machinery company, has signed an agreement to purchase A&B Process Systems (A&B), a leading provider of processing systems for the beverage and food industries, for $102 million.
Compliance, serialization and line optimization are just as few of the topics to be discussed in a set of educational sessions scheduled at The Center for Trends & Technology (CTT) (Booth C–4829) during PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2015 (Sept. 28–30; Las Vegas Convention Center).
IBM has launched a new community designed to help developers – from novice to experienced – quickly and easily learn how to connect Internet of Things (IoT) devices to the cloud and how to use data coming from those connected devices.