The next 30 years will see a huge increase in demand for food, challenging the whole
food production industry to increase productivity whilst lowering costs. Key factors
clearly determine the need for change.
As Industry 4.0 is gaining momentum, a closer look at solutions beyond the software, i.e. at the
hardware material level, can be essential to achieve the best possible results regarding
reliability and productivity.
Global manufacturing trends towards miniaturization, demanding operational environments, higher performance, and lighter components means replacement of metals by high-performance polymers such as PEEK will accelerate