Innovations in digital technology and connectivity are rapidly meshing the digital world with machines. In fact, that’s one of the primary reasons Medela, a medical de-vice manufacturer with U.S. operations based in Illinois, decided to invest in cobot technology. While most industrial robots remain isolated behind protective cages and operate at higher speeds, cobots are designed to work safe-ly side-by-side with humans performing low-speed, repetitive tasks that require no such protections. This translates into tangible cost reduction as well as improved process consistency. Read full article.