Stäubli offers mechatronics solutions in three specific sectors: textile machinery, connectors and robotics. With more than 4,000 employees, the company has annual sales of one billion Swiss francs. Originally founded in 1892 as a small operation in Horgen / Zurich, today Stäubli is an international company with headquarters in Pfäffikon, Switzerland. With expertise and decades of experience, Stäubli developed the business division Robotics. The product range includes Picker, Scara- and six-axis-robots with a load capacity of 0.5 kg to more than 200 kg. The offer is complemented by a consistent control series, software solutions for each user as well as industry-specific application software. The standard robot range was continually expanded by special series for particular applications such as in clean and superclean rooms, wet, explosive and sterile environments.