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Curious about the different types of industrial robots?

Published on: March 8, 2023

Read this article in the January/February 2023 issue of the Canadian Packaging magazine.


igus Shows its Low-Cost Automation Portfolio

Published on: February 20, 2023

At MD&M West, igus focused on low-cost automation. The company’s Josh Lewis walked through a checkers match between Delta robots in which a gantry system was used to move the play board. Each of the robots were controlled by igus Robot Control (iRC), which has a starting price of $5,600. The controller allows people with less experience […]


Play before Pay: igus increases the simplicity of Low Cost Automation with apps, metaverse, and new cobots

Published on: February 20, 2023

igus will present next-level engineering through digital innovation at Hannover Messe 2023 20 February 2023 – The global leader in motion plastics, igus®, is stepping up the pace of Low Cost Automation and making entry into automation easier and more affordable than ever before. The interaction of inexpensive hardware and digital innovation puts the future […]


RBTX robotics marketplace now available in 18 countries

Published on: February 16, 2023

Powered by igus, RBTX continues to expand international offers, making Low Cost Automation accessible in ten additional countries 16 February 2023 – igus®, the global leader in motion plastics, is expanding its broad range of Low-Cost Automation solutions, reflecting the company’s determination to lower the barriers to entering the automation age. The robotics marketplace helps […]


From idea to integration: broad partner network supports customers with their Low-Cost Automation

Published on: January 4, 2023

igus is working with manufacturers and integrators to further expand its service and range for cost-effective automation 3 January 2023 – igus®, the Germany-based manufacturer of motion plastics, announced it is expanding its broad network of robotics providers and integrators. Low-Cost Automation reduces the barriers to getting started with automation and gives special assistance to […]


igus e-chain stays at the highest cleanroom class even after 60 million double cycles

Published on: December 5, 2022

e-skin flat cable carrier: igus proves abrasion resistance with the first industry test of its kind 5 December 2022 – igus®, the world leader in motion plastics and moving cable management systems, announced that its e-skin® flat cleanroom-compatible e-chain® systems still qualify for the highest cleanroom class even after 1.5 years of continuous use and […]


RBTX Online Marketplace 2.0: Low-Cost Automation is now even easier

Published on: November 28, 2022

The intuitive design offers users an immediate overview of the right components and more than 100 cost-effective automation solutions 28 November 2022 – igus®, the leading global manufacturer of engineered components to increase the service life of customers’ machines, introduced Robotics Marketplace 2.0. The newly designed platform includes enhancements and additional features that make it […]


Industrial 3D Printed Wear Components Made from High-Performance Plastics

Published on: November 17, 2022

Nicole Lang, iglide product manager at igus, explains how SLS materials are being developed for use across industries, from automotive to robotics and packaging.


Q&A with the Robot Guy: David Sandiland Discusses Robotics Cable Management

Published on: November 8, 2022

David Sandiland, robotics product & sales manager at igus, shares insights into the design and guiding principles behind selecting the best cable management systems for six access robots.


Cost-effective labeling robot wins the 2022 ROIBOT Award from igus

Published on: October 27, 2022

A return on investment of 16 to 24 months and a zero error rate convinced the expert jury of the robotics competition October 27, 2022 – Worldwide, robots are being used in an increasing number of industries. Simple, cost-effective automation solutions have become necessary for small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) as well as large industrial […]