Pepperl+Fuchs is a leading developer and manufacturer of electronic sensors and components for the global automation market. Continual innovation, enduring quality, and steady growth have guaranteed ongoing success for more than 60 years. Pepperl+Fuchs employs 5,600 people worldwide and has manufacturing facilities in Germany, USA, Singapore, Hungary, Indonesia and Vietnam, most of them ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certified.


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Pepperl+Fuchs is a world leader in the design, manufacture and application of high quality factory and process automation products and services. Pepperl+Fuchs pioneered the development of the world’s first proximity sensor in 1958, and since that time we’ve been providing the automation industry with the highest quality industrial sensors.

P+F sensors are crafted using state-of-the-art components and the latest technologies to ensure precision, reliability, and functionality. Our industrial sensors’ combination of durability, high accuracy, and quick response time make them an invaluable tool in industrial automation in the automotive industry, door, gate and elevator manufacturing, machine and plant engineering, material handling, packaging, print, paper and finishing and process equipment industries.

We offer a full range of inductive, capacitive, photoelectric, and ultrasonic sensors as well as identification systems, barcode and camera systems, rotary encoders, position measurement systems cordsets, & other accessories.

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Markets & Applications

Different industries present different challenges. Market-based, customer-focused products mean that you get industry solutions optimized for your specific needs. From the automotive factory floor, to packaging equipment, printing machinery, and corrosion protection, Pepperl+Fuchs is the ideal partner for factory automation and process automation projects that require industry-specific technologies. Our custom engineered solutions are suitable for OEMs or projects and are designed to meet environmental requirements, whether that means indoor, outdoor, clean, harsh, corrosive, or hazardous.

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Product Selection Guide
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Sensorik4.0® Paving the way for Industrie 4.0

Industrie 4.0—A term that we all know. A future scenario characterized by fully connected plants, machines and workpieces that communicate with each other, products that navigate themselves independently through production. Pepperl+Fuchs

Ask an Expert Industrial Sensors - Episode 1

Ask an Expert Industrial Sensors - Episode 1 answers these questions: 1. Photoelectric retroreflective sensor. I want to place two RLK39-55/31/35/40a/116 photoelectric sensors side-by-side for redundancy. Can I use one large reflector rather than two separate, small reflectors?