Omron Corporation is an electronics company based in Kyoto, Japan. Omron was established by Kazuma Tateishi in 1933 and incorporated in 1948. The company originated in an area of Kyoto called "Omuro", from which the name "OMRON" was derived.
Omron's primary business is the manufacture and sale of:
Industrial automation: sensors, switches, safety components, relays, control components, electric power monitoring equipment, power supplies and PLCs;
Electronic components: relays, switches, connectors, micro sensing devices, MEMS sensors, image sensing technologies.