Tag: Just for Fun

Happy Birthday D-Tools!

July 9th marked 5 year’s since Dorner’s D-Tools Conveyor Configurator launched. In those years, D-Tools has had 18,000 registered users and over 125,000 CAD downloads! D-Tools is a central location for you to access our conveyor productivity applications. The online tools are designed to help support your application needs for moving product with conveyors. It… Read more »

Dorner Commemorates 50th Anniversary with Celebratory Events June 14-16

Dorner Mfg. celebrated its 50th anniversary in business with three days of festive events Tuesday – Thursday, June 14-16, at its headquarters in Hartland, Wisconsin. Dorner is a leader in the design, application, manufacture, and integration of conveyor systems for companies around the world. Tuesday, June 14 – Dorner Summit Meeting Dorner leadership is providing… Read more »

How to Choose Your Next Conveyor

With a wide variety of conveyor systems available, selecting the right one for your company can get complicated. Each belt and configuration has their own specific purpose—choosing the right belt for your product maximizes throughput, downtime, and safety. Instead of trying to compare a multitude of options all at once, or spending hours researching what… Read more »

Conveyor Solutions Designed to YOUR Taste

While the video of our “sandwich maker” conveyor is just for fun, there is some serious technology being used to make the sandwich. The sandwich is being made on a Dorner conveyor set up with a series of overhead photo eyes, which connect to an indexing drive that moves the conveyor belt back and forth… Read more »

A Fresh Take on Dining – No Guts, No Gourmet

We recently came across an article sent to us by our distributor, Braas Company, on Scott Joesph’s Orlando Restaurant Guide about an interesting new way of dining in Orlando at Gary’s Seafood Specialties – the area’s leading provider of fresh fish and other gourmet food items to restaurants in Florida and around the country. At Gary’s, they take in whole… Read more »

Horseshoe Casino Commercial Features Dorner Conveyor

A recent TV ad for the Horseshoe Casino near Chicago, IL, shows the production of their red Horseshoe dice. The video starts off with a row of dice traveling on a sequence of conveyors towards a manual inspector. The inspector then places the dice onto a Dorner 2200 Series conveyor, which is interfacing with a robotic machine that gives the… Read more »

Santa Automates the North Pole with Conveyors

Throughout the years, we help people around the world move products from pennies and packaged cheese to chicken breasts. But this time of year, we’re helping a “special someone” get ready for Christmas. Every year we choose a local charity to support as a company. It’s refreshing to see the enthusiasm and eagerness of everyone… Read more »

What are your Summer Traditions?

As we approach 4th of July weekend, I can’t help but think about all the fun summer traditions that will be enjoyed by so many people over the next few months.  No matter where you’re from or what your hobbies are, everyone can appreciate summer.  And, everyone has their own way of letting loose and taking… Read more »