Omron opens new office in Switzerland

Omron Electronics, a global leader in the field of industrial automation, has opened a new sales office in Baar (ZG), Switzerland.

On the 21st and 22nd of August 2018, Omron celebrated the opening of the new office with its partners and customers during two open day events, where the visitors could see how Omron implements Industry 4.0 in practice. Omron also presented topics relating to its "innovative-Automation!" strategic concept, which consists of three principles: integrated evolution, intelligence and interactivity. The presentations and live demonstrations during the open days underlined Omron's goal to improve manufacturing plants through new innovations in these areas. The subjects discussed included IoT, traceability, robotics and machine safety, as well as human machine collaboration.

In addition to providing a base for Omron’s sales activities in Switzerland, the new office is an ideal location for customers to attend local trainings, seminars and meetings. Omron’s branch office in Neuhausen (SH) will remain open as a PMAC motion computer Technology Center.

“The open days have been a wonderful way to celebrate the opening of the new office, as well as to offer our customers the opportunity to see our latest technology innovations around Industry 4.0”, commented Reto Stenico, Area Sales Manager at Omron Electronics AG. “This new office highlights Omron’s continued focus and investment in Switzerland and we look forward to welcoming our customers to the local events that are scheduled for this fall, such as EMC seminars, robotic seminars and Sysmac trainings, Mr. Stenico concludes.

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About Omron

Omron Corporation is a leading industrial automation company that leverages its core sensing & control technologies to expand into businesses, such as control components, electronic components, automotive electronic components, social infrastructure, healthcare, and the environment. Omron was established in 1933, and has around 36,000 global employees, offering products and services in over 117 nations and regions. In the industrial automation business, Omron is contributing to making an affluent society by offering automation technologies which drive innovation in manufacturing as well as products and customer support. For more detail,

About "innovative-Automation!"

As a leader in industrial automation, Omron has extensive lines of control components and equipment, ranging from image-processing sensors and other input devices to various controllers and output devices such as servo motors, as well as a range of safety devices and industrial robots. By combining these devices via software, Omron has developed a variety of unique and highly effective automation solutions for manufacturers worldwide. Based on its reservoir of advanced technologies and comprehensive range of devices, Omron set forth a strategic concept called "innovative-Automation!" consisting of three innovations or "i's"--"integrated" (control evolution), "intelligent" (development of intelligence by ICT), and "interactive" (new harmonization between people and machines). Omron is now committed to bringing innovation to manufacturing sites by materializing this concept.

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