Truck Equipment Manufacturer Moves to Robotic Welding  
As the big rig and light truck markets have continued to expand, so has demand for Taylor Wing’s products. For nearly 30 years, the truck equipment manufacturer has fabricated truck wings, toolboxes, fuel tanks and other accessories for the Class 8 truck market, including for manufacturers such as Peterbilt, Kenworth and International.  Full Story...
   
FANUC Robots Deck the Halls at Neiman Marcus  
Historically Niemen Marcus has a record of unique holiday store window displays. The large tree displays stopped in the early sixties but were in reinstated in 2000. The Dallas Flagship Holiday Window project intentionally pushes the creativity envelope. Past holiday projects have included a money tree produced in conjunction with the U. S. MINT, a water themed tree, glass trees and others. “The problem,” says Vice President of Store Development, Ignaz Gorischek, “is outdoing yourself year after year. The concept for the 2007 project began with a doodle on a napkin. What I envisioned was a tree and some robotic interaction. I had to sell the idea, get the tree produced and find an automation partner. I found it somewhat easier said than done.” Full Story...
   
New Advances Favor Articulated Robots for Assembly  
The need for automation and robotics grows stronger every day as labor costs rise and competition from low-wage overseas locations intensifies. At the same time, today’s product lifecycles are becoming shorter and the demand for customization and subsequent part complexity grows greater. Many products (not to mention their components) are becoming smaller and tolerances tighter. Flexible, controlled automation often is the only way to guarantee production efficiency and high quality. Full Story...  
   
Come see us at ATX West 2008  
2007 was a busy year for shows and events. To start the New Year off, make sure to mark your calendar for ATX West 2008, January 29-31 in Anaheim, CA. At ATX, FANUC Robotics will showcase its latest robot solutions for assembly and packaging, including the LR Mate 200iC mini food robot, the M-430iA/2F picking robot, and the LR Mate 200iC SCARA Eliminator assembly robot. Full Story...  
   
FANUC Robotics in the News - Dec 07  
FANUC Robotics and its integrators are regularly featured in a variety of publications and Websites. The following lists recent articles in the news: Full Story...  
   
Customer Resource Center Streamlines Online Orders  
FANUC Robotics’ Customer Resource Center proudly presents its new online ordering process. Based on valuable customer feedback, modifications have been implemented for placing orders online. These modifications will be effective January, 2008. Full Story...