The benefits of robotics are compelling to many manufacturers: improved productivity, efficiency, output, quality, and flexibility. They can also improve health and safety for employees and job satisfaction.
The International Federation of Robotics World Robot Report in 2021 found that the UK has a robot density of 101 robots per 10,000 employees, far below the global average of 126. This slow uptake extends to dispensing robots, which are typically used to automate the application of adhesives, sealants, potting compounds, encapsulants, form in place gaskets, temporary masking, lubricants, and other liquids, fluids, and pastes.
Despite years of industry advancements, the use of robots are still plagued by a number of myths. Are any of these misconceptions about dispensing robots holding your company back from your productivity potential? Read our guide The 10 Myths about Robot Dispensing.