Headquartered in Kyoto, Japan, Omron Corporation is a Japanese electronics company that originated in the country in 1933 in an area in Kyoto called Omuro. The company was founded by Kazuma Tateisi in Osaka, Japan as the Tateishi Electric Manufacturing Company. Omron Corporation’s primary expertise is the development and manufacture of products, including automation components and related equipment and systems.
In addition to that, the company is also known for its medical equipment, such as pedometers, nebulizers, blood pressure monitors, and digital thermometers. Other products in Omron’s portfolio include power supplies, PLCs, industrial cameras, sensors, switches, industrial robots, relays, connectors, access control systems, and various others.