Ever wondered about the origins of Omron?

The Origin of the OMRON Name

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.

Omron’s website has some interesting pieces to read about the founder and the company.