Flexibility Booster at Kao
The Manufacturer Develops Innovative Production System for Cosmetics
The Japanese cosmetics manufacturer Kao has presented its "Dynamic Cell Production System". It reportedly is designed to enable efficient "High Mix Low Volume" production, i.e. the production of several different variants in small quantities. According to the manufacturer, the system combines floating linear transport technology with robotics. This is said to make it possible for products with different processes and processing times to be manufactured simultaneously on the same production line. The Kao plant in Odawara is already working with it. Further information ...