X Tronics to rep IDEC across Canada
X Tronics Inc., Barrie ON, has signed a Canada wide manufacturers’ representatives agreement with Japanese-based automation and control product maker IDEC Corp. X Tronics will work to support all IDEC product sectors, including HMI devices in all regions of the…
Mouser signs global disty deal with LinkSprite
Mouser Electronics Inc., has signed a global distribution agreement with LinkSprite, designers and producers of hardware, firmware and apps focused on home automation, health care, and more. The LinkSprite product line features a series of boards and accessories, including the…
Making automation work with legacy systems
Smart manufacturing, or Industry 4.0 (the fourth industrial revolution) which is empowered by the Industrial Internet of things (IIoT), can enable companies to improve key performance indicators like productivity, equipment uptime and product quality. It does this by combining automation…
The best of industrial automation is yet to come Industry super trends
Regardless of whether you call it Industry 4.0, the Industrial Internet or the Internet of Things (IoT), the shift towards connected technologies is clear across most industry sectors.