Benedikt Karolus, COO of HD Vision Systems

HD Vision Systems wins Vision Start-up competition

17 November 2020

HD Vision Systems was founded in 2017 and is now conducting a number of pilot projects with its Lumiscan camera

Stemmer Imaging sales down 13% this year

12 November 2020

The firm generated €77.4m so far this year; third quarter revenue was €25.2m, 10 per cent above the previous quarter

Ernst Rauscher dies aged 74

10 November 2020

Ernst Rauscher founded vision firm Rauscher in Munich, Germany in 1984. He was one of the pioneers of the vision industry

Basler sales up 5% for first 9 months of year

10 November 2020

Orders taken by the company have weakened over the second and third quarter of 2020, but the expectation is an improvement in Q4

Japanese Century Arks releases event-based camera

05 November 2020

The Silky EvCam is designed to address a range of industrial machine vision applications, such as high-speed counting and vibration monitoring

Pleora appoints Jonathan Hou as president

04 November 2020

Jonathan Hou joined Pleora in 2018 as chief technology officer. He replaces Harry Page, who, along with the firm's chief financial officer, Mike Kelly, announced his retirement

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Ocado invests $287m in two robot firms

03 November 2020

The online UK supermarket Ocado has bought two North American robotics companies to enhance robot picking in its warehouses and expand its client base

Consumer electronics orders sees 48% boost in Cognex revenue

29 October 2020

Cognex posted revenue of $251m in Q3 thanks to large customer deployments in the consumer electronics sector, along with a strong performance in logistics

Florian Niethammer, project manager for Vision

Vision trade fair organisers to run start-up competition

12 October 2020

The digital event will be held on 11 November when the cancelled Vision show would have taken place. Young vision companies have until 28 October to apply

Automatica 2020 cancelled amid travel restrictions

29 September 2020

Messe München now plans to hold an exhibition in early summer 2021 as a bridge to the 2022 show

Prophesee releases software kit for event-based imaging

23 September 2020

The software will help engineers develop event-based vision systems, an imaging method that records changes in a scene rather than capturing an image frame by frame

Florian Niethammer, team director and the project manager responsible for Vision at Messe Stuttgart

Vision Stuttgart to return in October 2021

14 September 2020

Messe Stuttgart has set a date of 5 to 7 October 2021 for the Vision show, which was cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic. The show will be held in parallel with Motek