Message from Founder Kazuma Tateisi

Since its establishment in 1933 as Tateisi Electric Manufacturing Co., OMRON has supported industry with innovative solutions and advanced technologies. We invite you learn more about our pioneering history through stories and photos from OMRON's past.

OMRON's commitment to promoting compliance and effectively managing risks
The story of OMRON’s founder
Implementation of whistleblower hotlines plus internal regulations for protecting whistleblowers
Major Developments in
OMRON's History
Compliance training programs and other efforts to enhance employee awareness

The Origin of the OMRON Name

Ninna-ji Temple in KyotoNinna-ji Temple in Kyoto

The origin of the name "OMRON" can be found in "Omuro," the district where Mr. Tateisi first set up shop in Kyoto city.
The company name symbolizes not only the tradition and craftsmanship that permeates the Omuro district,
it also symbolizes a corporate culture focused on innovation and creativity and is now a brand that is synonymous with quality throughout the world.