Headquartered in Kyoto, Japan, OMRON Corporation is a global leader in the field of automation. Established in 1933 .Omron has more than 37,500 employees in over 210 locations worldwide working to provide products and services to customers in a variety of fields including industrial automation, electronic components industries, and healthcare. The company is divided into five regions and head offices are in Japan (Kyoto), Asia Pacific (Singapore), China (Hong Kong), Europe (Amsterdam) and US (Chicago). The European organisation has its own development and manufacturing facilities, and provides local customer support in all European countries. For more information, visit Omron's Web site at www. industrial.omron.eu.