Manufacturing in the United States requires highly efficient production from factories. How can you make factory productivity more efficient? Automation, of course. There a re companies that specialize in designing automation solutions for factories and manufacturers. Automation can be simple or it can be highly complex. It can require only simple tasks to be performed aided by human interaction, or it can complex, completely automated assembly lines, motion control, processing and packaging. Today, most automation systems require a highly skilled systems integrator. A good systems integrator will make sure your automated assembly system works well, operates efficiently and increases your factory’s productivity. This is how manufacturers compete globally and succeed in today’s competitve world. Companies must find ways to increase profit and quality at the same time so they can bring better products to market at competitve prices and still make enough profit for research, development, and growth.