The Automation Solution Podcast

The Automation Solution Podcast

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You’re listening to the Automation Solution Podcast where we provide innovative, value added, smart technology solutions that automate and optimize manufacturing processes for customers seeking excellence. Regardless of your role we will share valuable solutions for you to apply within your area of responsibility. About Us RōBEX was formed in 2015 as a clean sheet organization with seasoned automation industry leaders, robotic integration specialists, experienced technicians and engineering professionals with outstanding mechanical, electrical and civil/structural skills.


Leverage LinkedIn Video to Drive Brand Awareness
Jul 7 • 36 min
If you’re interested in growing your brand on LinkedIn you have to listen to this episode! Craig Francisco interviews Shay Rowbottom on using video to leverage brand awareness on the LinkedIn platform. Shay Rowbottom is a LinkedIn influencer and digital…
Grow your Business with LinkedIn Pages - Michaela Alexis
Jun 11 • 48 min
Your business could be leaving thousands or maybe millions on the table by not using LinkedIn. LinkedIn is the biggest business opportunity available today, with over 700 million active users and 2 new members joining every second! In this episode,…
Pandemic Prompts New Urgency for Robotic Automation
May 28 • 44 min
In this episode we are truly blessed to have a living legend as our special guest. Jim Cooper has joined us to talk about robotic automation in the face of our current pandemic. If you are new to automation or an experienced veteran, this episode is for…
Engaging Clients in an upside down world with Kim Kaupe
May 15 • 53 min
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed with way we interact with customers. Trade shows, conferences, networking events, one on one in person bonding are all on hold. How do you plan to meet new prospects, nurture your top customers? We must take action. Take…
Machine as a service (MaaS) - Accelerating and Transforming Manufacturing
Apr 15 • 45 min
Craig Francisco and Micheal Cromheecke discuss machine as a service (MaaS) and how it can strengthen and simplify relationships between OEMs and end-users. Win Win. Michael Cromheecke has 17 years’ experience at Rockwell Automation. His background…
Identifying automation opportunities using the IPE model
Jan 31 • 13 min
Use the IPE model (Identify - Prioritize - Execute) to identify areas of improvement within your manufacturing facility. Craig Francisco has led over 18 kaizen events in the last decade helping companies understand the 7 forms of waste that exist in every…
Everything you need to know about Collaborative Robots with Greg Buell from Fanuc Corporation
Jan 7 • 31 min
Interested in learning more about collaborative robots? This episode covers all things collaborative and will serve as a guide for you to make the right decision as you venture into the collaborative space. Enjoy the episode and get ready to take notes!…
Leading Successful Change with Rick Houcek
Dec 27, 2019 • 35 min
Have you ever struggled to implement new ideas, solutions, or major strategic shifts within your business? Of course you have! As leaders, we all have struggled at times to effectively implement change. Change is hard and typically not welcome by your…
Packaging and Processing Excellence
Dec 12, 2019 • 35 min
Listen to Jorge Izquierdo , VP of Market Development for PMMI, talk about packaging and processing automation and the transformation he’s seen over the last 20+ years! Jorge is a leader in the industry and will provide you tremendous value! Jorge…
Mobile Industrial Robots - Manufacturing Excellence
Nov 20, 2019 • 31 min
Matt Charles and Craig Francisco discuss the future of autonomous mobile robots in the manufacturing sector. Report estimates global warehouse automation market will more than double from $13 billion in 2018 to $27 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 11.7%…
Are you ready? Automation’s role in the success of US Manufacturing
Nov 7, 2019 • 34 min
Listen to Dr. Robert Atkinson and his views on US Manufacturing and the role automation will play in our country’s future success. Links mentioned in the interview: https://www.itif.org/ https://www.nist.gov/mep https://www.universal-robots.com/…