HATFIELD, PA. — Custom injection molding is an early adopter of the cute-faced, two-armed Baxter robot, designed to work side-by-side with human employees. Baxter sports animated eyes and sensors that can tell a person is nearby, so it will turn its head to look at you. Cameras on the wrists determine how it grabs a part. Workers can teach the robot.
For more insight on growth opportunities, drivers of growth and the outlook for 2015, download this report.
Our analysts provide insight on business trends, foreign investment, top end markets and plastics processing activity. The report also provides important data on exports, production, employment and value of plastics products manufactured.