Coca-Cola Revolutionizes Fountain Machines for the COVID-19 Era

By Logan Wamsley

What constitutes as “normal” in the era of COVID-19 at times seems anything but. Today, actions as simple as standing in line in a fast food restaurant, picking up a tray, and using a fountain drink dispenser all come with significant risks to personal health. In this new world, equipment manufacturers have been tasked with…

Rockwell Automation Named Standards Recognition Entity

By Logan Wamsley

“Let’s imagine a fully automated production line, able to meet the demands of medical supplies, pharmaceuticals, food and other products necessary to maintain the basic lifestyle of our modern society,” wrote Rockwell Automation in a recent blog. “As input, we only supply energy and the raw materials. As output, we will have final goods. Imagine…

Staying Ahead of Risk with BOM Monitoring

By Logan Wamsley

The goal of any OEM or EMS provider is to identify and mitigate any risk associated with the design and production of their products. While this may be simple to say, what form such risks take can be broad and at times unpredictable; geopolitical uncertainty, unexpected component obsolescence, raw material shortages, and unforeseen externalities, such…

Partstat Partner Newswire: October 2020

By Logan Wamsley

Mouser’s Engineering Big Idea Series Wins Numerous Industry Awards Mouser Electronics’ Engineering Big Ideas video series has received the Gold Award for Campaign of the Year in the Business to Business category from Ad Age magazine. Released as part of Mouser’s popular Empowering Innovation Together program hosted by late celebrity engineer Grant Imahara, who was…