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New OEM Partnership Program from OMRON Automation and Safety Helps Design Engineers Develop Machines More Quickly

OMRON Corporation - Schaumburg, IL

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New OEM Partnership Program from OMRON Automation and Safety Helps Design Engineers Develop Machines More Quickly

Press release date: January 1, 2014

Program delivers machine safeguarding test and evaluation units without cost to the OEM

SCHAUMBURG, IL – OMRON Automation and Safety introduces the OEM Partnership Program. Program partners benefit from an expedited test and evaluation process from OMRON Automation and Safety that quickly gets the best safety product for a given application into the design engineer’s hands for evaluation, and at no cost to the OEM. Program partners will also benefit from the assistance of a local OMRON Automation and Safety Area Sales Engineer, as well as factory-based application engineering and product management teams, who are trained to help OEMs understand and comply with all relevant standards for machine safety, ensuring successful machine designs.

“Machine designers often spend a fair amount of time tracking down the right test and evaluation unit, filling out paperwork, waiting for credit reports, and hoping for favorable test results. OMRON Automation and Safety can expedite the entire test and evaluation process by getting the best safety product for an application into the engineer's hands for evaluation fast and free, all with a simple phone call or email,” says Tony Canonaco, Vice President, Sales, OMRON Automation and Safety. “When OEMs partner with OMRON Automation and Safety, they not only benefit from the speed and convenience of getting the proper machine safeguard, they'll also get peace of mind knowing that their machine design will be safeguarded correctly to all current standards and will be 100% compliant.”

OMRON Automation and Safety is a one-stop resource for any machine safeguarding need. With the OEM Partnership Program, OMRON Automation and Safety provides the test evaluation product(s) that machine builders are looking for, as well as the application engineering expertise to help them maximize design efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

About Omron Automation and Safety
At OMRON Automation and Safety our mission is “to keep people safe and highly productive on the factory floor.”

We accomplish this by leveraging our world-renowned Omron STI safety products and solutions brought to machine builders and users through an international distribution channel that includes more than 100 factory-trained distributors in the United States and Canada alone. These skilled partners have access to an unmatched family of machine safety solutions and application expertise to solve the toughest automation challenges. In short, OMRON Automation and Safety is the leading global provider of machine safety and automation solutions, with the know-how to recommend and apply unbiased solutions for our customers whenever and wherever they need us.

For more information contact OMRON Automation and Safety, The Americas Headquarters, Schaumburg, IL USA; 847-843-7900; 800-556-6766;  


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