Global Headquarters Osaka, Japan
Founded May 1974
Capital 230,357,000 USD
2022 Global Sales 6,935,506,000 USD
Worldwide Employees 10,580
Note Dollar amounts are translated from Japanese yen,
for convenience only, at ¥133 = 1 USD,
the approximate exchange rate on March 20, 2023.


1974 Incorporated as Lead Electric Co., Ltd.
1975 Invented high-accuracy proximity sensor
1983 Developed optical fiber photoelectric sensor
1986 Designed the first photoelectric sensor to utilize a laser diode as the light source
1989 Invented ultra-compact barcode reader
1990 Developed microscope with built-in monitor
1995 Released world's smallest machine vision system
1999 Produced world's first auto-focus color laser microscope
2000 Invented world's first digital focus on a microscope
2002 Invented high-speed/high-accuracy machine vision system
2004 Created industry's fastest application PLC
2005 Developed the next generation's 3D real-surface digital microscope
2006 Released world's first 3D laser marker
2007 Industrialized world's first CMOS laser sensor
Developed 54 Megapixel digital microscope with world's fastest real-time depth composition and 3D analysis
2008 Produced industry's first microscope with high-speed magnified video capture capabilities
2009 Designed high-power fiber laser marker with the world's smallest head size
Created world's first ø2 mm (ø0.08") micro-head spectral-interference laser displacement meter
Released new, high-speed, accurate image dimension measurement system
2010 Developed ultra high-speed, high-capacity multi camera image processing system
2011 Invented rapid set-up vision sensor
2012 Developed auto-teaching machine vision system
2013 Developed world's fastest 2D/3D laser scanner with 64,000 profiles/sec sampling
2014 Created a revolutionary all-in-one intuitive machine vision system that fuses high-speed cameras, intelligent lighting, and a powerful algorithm (LumiTrax™)
2015 Developed industry's first clamp-on liquid flow sensor which monitors flow from outside of a pipe
2016 Released a new generation of the Image Dimension Measurement System that measures all part dimensions at the push of button
2017 Developed a new generation of 3D Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope, measuring across 50 mm with nanometer resolution

Company Profile (India)

  • Chennai Office

    SKCL Triton Square, 1st Floor, No. C3 to C7, Thiru-Vi-Ka Industrial Estate, Guindy, Chennai – 600032, Tamil Nadu, India
    Phone: +91-44-4963-0900

  • Pune Office

    Unit No. 1&2, 4th Floor, Fountainhead Tower-2, Viman Nagar, Pune, 411014, Maharashtra, India
    Phone: +91-20-6726-7100

  • Bangalore Office

    Venkatadri IT City, Mezzanine Floor, No.236, Hewlett Packard Avenue, Konappana Agrahara, Electronic City - Phase 1, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560100, India
    Phone: +91-80-6703-2300

  • Delhi Office

    Unit 9-12, 3rd Floor, Emaar Capital Tower - 1, MG Road, Sikandarpur, Sector - 26, Gurgaon, Haryana - 122002, India
    Phone: +91-124-465-5060

  • Ahmedabad Office

    Unit no. 406-409 on 4th Floor at Times Square Grand, Nr. Sattva Vikas School, Sindhu bhavan Road, Thaltej, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380058, India
    Phone: +91-79-6908-1200