Schneider Electric at PPMA 2019

NEC Birmingham – 2nd October 2019 – At PPMA 2019Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, is showcasing the latest innovative packaging solutions, from motion control and robotics to automation and software.


In Hall 5, Stand C120, the company is displaying multiple active exhibits, including the PacDrive 3 motion controller, the latest software solutions from AVEVA and a live on-stand dashboard showing real-time data from the best machine builders’ exhibits.


In particular, the company will demonstrate:


  • ROI within the smallest footprint – Experience the fully operational 3 robot cell demonstration showing how the PacDrive 3 motion controller delivers both motion and conveyor control across multiple axes with automatic load sharing
  • Improving productivity and efficiency – See how the latest software solutions from AVEVA can improve your productivity, equipment performance and help promote collaboration throughout your supply chain
  • Real-time data into instant insight – View live on-stand dashboards from some of the leading machine builders exhibiting at this year’s show, connected via the cloud, turning real-time data into instant insight
  • Remote expertise by leveraging augmented reality – Interact with our augmented reality demonstration and see how you can get the most from your maintenance and operational resource.


Schneider professionals will be on hand to explain how the solutions can make the manufacturing enterprise more productive, efficient and agile.


Martin Walder, VP of Industrial Automation at Schneider Electric UK & Ireland will also be at the event detailing the ‘5 disruptive technologies that will fundamentally change the future of packaging’ at 3pm on Wednesday 2ndOctober.


“Industry 4.0 and “Digital Transformation” are well trodden subjects, but most still don’t understand the impact smart, connected technology will have on industry,” said Martin Walder, VP of Industrial Automation at Schneider Electric UK & Ireland. “Key technologies must be adopted throughout the sector to provide end users with opportunities in efficiency and productivity in this competitive landscape. PPMA provides us with the perfect platform to showcase the future of packaging industry.”


About Schneider Electric


At Schneider, we believe access to energy and digital is a basic human right. We empower all to make the most of their energy and resources, ensuring Life Is On everywhere, for everyone, at every moment.


We provide energy and automation digital solutions for efficiency and sustainability. We combine world-leading energy technologies, real-time automation, software and services into integrated solutions for Homes, Buildings, Data Centres, Infrastructure and Industries.


We are committed to unleash the infinite possibilities of an open, global, innovative community that is passionate about our Meaningful Purpose, Inclusive and Empowered values.

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