Autonics Corporation manufactures and markets sensors, controllers, and measuring instruments. It offers proximity, photoelectric, area, door/door side, fiber optic, and pressure sensors, as well as rotary encoders; controllers, such as temperature controllers, field networks, counters, timers, multi panel meters, pulse (rate) meters, graphic touch panels, logic panels, sensor controllers, switching power supplies, display units, power controllers, and solid state relays; and motion devices, including stepper motors, stepper motor drivers, and motion controllers. The company also provides I/O terminal blocks, connectors, and cables; control switches, such as push button, selector, and emergency switches, as well as pilot lamps, accessories, and buzzers; and process automation devices that include indicators, recorders, controllers, converters, pressure transmitters, temperature transmitters, and thyristor units. In addition, it distributes industrial visual warning devices, such as signal/tower lights, control switches, and automation parts. The company offers its products through distributors in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and the Americas. Autonics Corporation was formerly known as Kuk-je electronics and changed its name to Autonics Corporation in June 1988. The company was founded in 1977 and is based in Bucheon-si, South Korea. It has factory/manufacturing facilities in Busan and Yangsan, South Korea; research and development facilities in Busan and Songdo, South Korea; a sales headquarter in Bucheon, Korea; and a sales office in Daegu, Korea. Autonics Corporation also has branches/offices/factories in Sao Paulo, Brazil; Mumbai, India; Tokyo, Japan; Mexico City, Mexico; Istanbul, Turkey; Illinois; Jiaxing, China; Jakarta, Indonesia; Petaling Jaya, Malaysia; Moscow, Russia; and Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.