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ProMach Strengthens Robotics Integration Capabilities with Acquisition of Quest Industrial

Published Date | 2019 May 2

ProMach has acquired Quest Industrial to strengthen its integrated solutions capabilities in packaging industry which is expected to foster the global packaging automation in forecast timeframe
Global: ProMach, a worldwide leader in packaging machinery solutions has acquired Quest Industrial, a leading provider of robotic integration solutions. The deal will allow ProMach to expand its robotics projects capacity, improve robotics support competencies, and boost its integrated solutions capabilities for various applications. Established in 2001, Quest offers automation solutions to food, beverage, plastics, and metal industries. The company’s solutions include pick and place, cup filling, knife cutting, vacuum sealing, case erecting, tray forming, palletising, vision, and verification systems. Quest has a strong expertise within the food industry, with leading solutions for dairy, produce, and other markets installed across North America and beyond. It also integrates multiple application technologies into a single robotic packaging cell. Quest, which has a dependable expertise within the food industry, supplied its solutions for dairy, produce and other markets across North America and beyond. According to BlueWeave Consulting, Increased importance of shelf service marketing resulting in effective & speedy packaging processes by manufacturers with minimal manual interventions will influence the Packaging Automation industry in next few years. Packing automation machines help to lower down the cost of packaging and it helps to decrease the labor cost and minimize damages during material handling. Packing automation helps the manufacturers to deliver more products in less time. Packaging automation has significant applications in various packaging processes including product sorting, product handling, product storage, and product shipment. It helps to protect the product from physical damage. Packaging automation machines decrease the cost of packaging and help to reduce labor cost and minimize damage during material handling. Packaging automation is also used by some of the manufacturers to deliver more products in less time. Organizations adopt automated systems to enhance their packaging processes, deliver high-quality products, increase their manufacturing capabilities, improve customer service, and efficiently manage their packaging process which is thereby expected to escalate the demand for the global packaging automation market. According to BlueWeave Consulting‘s recent report, Titled-“Global Packaging Automation Market Size, By Product Type (Automated Packagers, Packaging Robots, and Automated Conveyors & Sortation Systems), By Application (wrapping, capping, filling, labeling, palletizing, and others), By End-Use-Industry (Food & Beverage, Healthcare & Pharmaceutical, Automotive, E-commerce & Logistics, Chemicals, and Others), by Region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America); Growth Potential, Trends Analysis, Competitive Market Size and Forecast, 2015-2025”- The Global Packaging Automation market is estimated to grow at a significant rate, during the forecast period 2019-2025 owing to the rise in the striking of automation mode of packaging benefits over traditional methods coupled with delivery of real-time diagnostics & performance information and need of safety concerns. In addition, the increasing adoption of automation solutions in various industries, rise in demand for supply chain integration and minimize labor cost is anticipated to boost the demand for Packaging Automation in the coming years. Moreover, rapid pace in industrialization & manufacturing activities in the account of the growing population and need to minimizing operational cost are factors estimated to accelerate the growth of the Packaging Automation Market in the next few years. Furthermore, applications of automation in providing fast-paced & increased operational activities and enhanced productivity will boost the Global Packaging Automation Market growth.
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