The WAGO Group is an international, standard-setting supplier of electrical interconnection and automation products and interface electronics. The family-run company is the world market leader in spring pressure connection technology. WAGO has continued to grow since being founded in 1951, with a current worldwide workforce of more than 7,500, with around 3,500 of these in Germany at its headquarters in Minden (North Rhine-Westphalia) and in Sondershausen (Thuringia). The company achieved sales of EUR 766 million in 2016. WAGO products are used globally in power and process technology, building automation, machinery and equipment, as well as industrial and transportation applications. They are trusted anywhere electrical conductors must be connected to each other or where complex automation systems must be controlled.