Toyodenso Co. Ltd. is a global leader in the development and manufacturing of electromechanical switches, electronics and sensors for the Automotive, Powersports and Power Equipment industries. Combining advanced technology and lean manufacturing principles, Toyodenso produces more than 4,000 types of electrical products, which serve to further the connection between man and machine.
Founded in 1947, in Tokyo, Japan, Toyodenso currently supplies product to OEMs around the world. Their production footprint has expanded from Japan to the United States, China, Thailand, Indonesia, Taiwan and Vietnam in order to support customers throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Currently, Toyodenso employs in excess of 10,000 associates globally and has more than 1.2 million square feet of production facilities.
The nexus of global operations is the Technical Center located in Tsurugashima, Japan. This is the center for R&D, product validation testing and prototype production. Additionally, most business functions related to manufacturing are controlled from the Technical Center. From procurement to production planning, centralizing these responsibilities allows Toyodenso to maximize efficiencies across its global production footprint.
Outside of the Technical Center in Japan, Toyodenso also has a growing network of global R&D sites. With R&D centers in the U.S, China, Thailand and Germany, they are poised to support their customers around the world with responsive local staff.