Praxis announces new Director of Technology

Praxis Packaging Solutions has named Chris Hager as its new Director of Technology. Mr. Hager joined Praxis in 2011 as an IT Manager and has worked tirelessly over the last four years to bring technology and innovation improvements to Praxis — including the implementation and integration of collaborative robots into its production process. As Director […]

Will this robot take your job?

ON THE THIRD FLOOR of a generic brick office building in Boston’s Fort Point, Baxter nods, a quick up-and-down motion to acknowledge that he understands the task being asked of him. He needs to perform a simple movement: Pick up a cardboard square from the table, then put it down a few feet away, the […]

Praxis adds capacity to meet growing customer needs

The trend for manufacturers to outsource packaging services has resulted in an influx of business for Praxis Packaging Solutions (Grand Rapids, MI). In turn, Praxis has taken measures to add to its capacity in order to meet its growing customer demands. “We’re always working to improve the service we provide our customers. As a result, […]

Robots enhance packing & palletizing operations

Robots are steadily penetrating the packaging plant floor and will continue to do so in the future. That was the conclusion of the 2014 Trends in Robotics Market Assessment from PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. According to the report, the use of robotics in primary packaging operations will more than double to […]

Praxis Packaging Solutions Expands in Columbus, OH

Praxis Acquires 6,400 Square Feet at Satellite Facility Grand Rapids, MI, November 6, 2012 – Praxis Packaging Solutions announced today the expansion of its Columbus location by adding 6,400 square feet to it’s already 30,000 square feet of cGMP operational space.

Praxis Packaging Solutions Expands Headquarters in Grand Rapids, MI

Packaging Company Acquires Additional 45,000 Square Feet to Accommodate Growth   Grand Rapids, MI, October 11, 2012 – Praxis Packaging Solutions announced today the expansion of its Grand Rapids location by adding 45,000 square feet of cGMP operational space. The extra space will be used in conjunction with the current 130,000 square feet at 7650 […]