Archive for February 2010

Innovative is THE Source for SMC Pneumatics

February 28, 2010

You have NOT forgotten, have you?

Innovative Automation is the technology distributor for SMC pneumatics for Texas and Oklahoma. If you are not calling us for your SMC parts, you are missing out not only on our thousands of SMC parts we keep in stock, but you are neglecting to take advantage of our LEGENDARY customer service.

Have Fun! 1st Customer Appreciation Party for 2010

February 23, 2010

We recently had the ABB Roadshow van here at Innovative, which kicked off a customer appreciation event including grilled hot dogs and cold beverages. Have you been to one of our customer appreciation parties? What’s stoppin’ you?

Who is this? Which Innovative Legendary Team Member?

February 15, 2010

It was Christmas, 1996.  Was long hair even ‘in’?  A lot has changed for for this Legendary Customer Service provider since this pic.  Changes that make Innovative customers the winners!  Let us know your guess.  Who is this?

Happy 201st, Honest Abe

February 12, 2010


Abraham Lincoln successfully led the country through its greatest internal crisis, the American Civil War, preserving the Union and ending slavery.

That’s probably worth a high-five or a helmet star or something, isn’t it?  Today, on his 201st birthday, we remember our 16th president.

Record Snow in DFW; Britt’s Snow Buddy

February 11, 2010

Almost 13 inches of snow in 24 hours — an all time record for DFW — brought Innovative’s Britt Welch out into the fray for some fun.

Parker Sofware plus WAGO I/O

February 9, 2010

Monitor your plant’s performance and trouble spots from anywhere you can access the Internet. A really cool conglomeration of gadgets, hosted by Adam Ring of Innovative Automation. But where’s the plant that’s usually in the background?

IMPORTANT: IT TAKE TWO CLICKS TO VIEW VIDEO. Click START button, then click on the TIME SLIDER. This is a quirk in Vimeo right now.

We Repair Industrial Electronics

February 5, 2010

We can repair industrial electronics no matter what name is on the front of the item. If you have circuit boards, drives, ANY type of electronics that are broken and piled up on a shelf, call us and we’ll come and get them.

Also, we are certified by Yaskawa as a factory Authorized Service Provider. or 877.906.2100

Reason #61 to Work at Innovative: Competitive Eating in the Lunchroom

February 1, 2010

This was published last summer, but it’s certainly worth a second look.
Innovative’s Chris Coler may not be Eater X or Joey Chestnut, but he should enter some local eating contests and maybe even join IFOCE.

Frank Flores, You’re LEGENDARY

February 1, 2010

Frank Flores is Innovative’s point man in the Rio Grande Valley, and can help you with any automation needs. He also recently made a legendary walk across 18 feet of 1,000-degree coals. You can reach Frank, or any of the Innovative crew at 877.906.2100 or email