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Robotic apple packing developed by NZ company Robotics Plus ready to go offshore

Robotic apple packing developed by NZ company Robotics Plus ready to go offshore

A Tauranga company is ready to take its apple packing robotics offshore and help remove the headache of finding staff to do mundane work.

The automated apple packing machines place apples in trays “colour up” with the stems aligned, using sensors, software and electromechanical technology, and are expected to remove some of the monotonous work that apple packhouses find difficult to staff.

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