KEYENCE Corp. history, profile and corporate video

 KEYENCE Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of applied electronic equipment. Its products include various sensors and measuring equipment, programmable controllers, touch panels, bar code readers, microscopes, recorders, laser markers, three dimensional printers, static eliminators, and packaged software. The company was founded by Takemitsu Takizaki in March 1972 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

“A Leader in Sensing Technology since 1974

Who We Are

KEYENCE has steadily grown since 1974 to become an innovative leader in the development and manufacturing of industrial automation and inspection equipment worldwide. Our products consist of code readers, laser markers, machine vision systems, measuring systems, microscopes, sensors, and static eliminators.

Our innovative products not only meet current needs but also future customer requirements in the manufacturing and R&D sectors. We strive to anticipate the market’s future goals to provide tomorrow’s solution today.

At KEYENCE, we pride ourselves not only on our products, but on our support as well. Our customers benefit from working directly with our highly knowledgeable sales engineers who can help them solve applications and answer technical product questions quickly.

As a result of our contribution to the manufacturing industry and our core philosophies, KEYENCE has been honored with a variety of awards. We have been included on prestigious lists like “World’s Most Innovative Companies” (Forbes), “1,000 Best Valued Companies” (Business Week), and “Top 10 Excellent Companies in Japan” (Nikkei).

Today, KEYENCE serves over 200,000 customers in 70 countries around the world, where our name stands for innovation and excellence.”

*Information from Forbes.com and Keyence.co.jp

**Video published on YouTube by “KEYENCE CORPORATION – CAREERS