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OMRON Holds OMRON TOTAL FAIR 2013 in Beijing

                 OMRON Holds OMRON TOTAL FAIR 2013 in Beijing

  PR Newswire

  KYOTO, Japan, Oct. 9, 2013

KYOTO, Japan, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OMRON Corporation (TOKYO: 6645,
ADR: OMRNY) kicked off OMRON TOTAL FAIR 2013 on October 8 to highlight its
proprietary technology in three key cities across China. Following the Beijing
exhibition, similar events will be held in Shanghai in December and Guangzhou
in March 2014 and are expected to attract over 5,000 visitors in total.

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The exhibition showcases OMRON products and services that contribute value for
the future of the manufacturing industry and is structured around four
categories -- industrial innovation, energy innovation, lifestyle innovation
and social innovation -- that are directly related to the company's core
technology, sensing and control.

"OMRON is a pioneer among the Japanese manufacturing industry as the first to
enter the China market in the beginning of the 1970s. In the 40 years since
our market entry, OMRON has contributed to an evolving China through our
sensing and control technology business," said company President Yoshihito
Yamada. "Moving forward, I am confident that OMRON can contribute to a range
of industrial, environmental, lifestyle and social needs through the improved
productivity that our advanced automation solutions deliver."

Through its rich and unique business portfolio focused on sensing and control
technology, OMRON will contribute to the long-term future of China, namely the
country's target of continuous industrial, economic, lifestyle and social
growth in its 12th Five-Year Plan, as well as the development of
manufacturing, logistics, sales and employment.

Overview of OMRON TOTAL FAIR 2013 exhibits

1. Advanced Technology Zone The main zone is divided into four sections
showcasing the latest OMRON technologies, products and services that will
contribute to future growth for China.

--Industrial Innovation Corner This area showcases models and production
machinery to highlight OMRON's automation know-how made possible through our
in-house production, a selection of the rich OMRON product lineup of over
200,000 industrial control devices and cutting-edge controller technology
utilizing the world-class speed and precision Sysmac Platform.

--Energy Innovation Corner This area features case studies of energy
visualization technology and control optimization for ventilation coolant
pumps, which consume large amounts of energy. Also included are models to
demonstrate energy control technology in production (optimization control for
compressed air and clean rooms).

--Life Innovation Corner This area showcases the latest in health devices from
OMRON for enjoyable health management. It includes devices that communicate
with servers about body weight, blood pressure and activity levels. A variety
of electronic parts for eco-friendly applications that enable smart lifestyles
are also on display. The exhibit includes automation technologies that
contribute to better lives, such as power management systems in electric
vehicles, which are expected to see rapid growth.

--Social Innovation Corner The social innovation area features the latest
mechanical electronics and image sensing technology developed over years of
Japanese urban development with focus on safety, reliability and comfort. It
highlights mechanical modules for IC card collection and issue (for public
transportation and ticket purchase devices) and video management systems which
consolidate OMRON's sensing technologies.

2. Welcome Zone The Welcome Zone highlights 80 years since the establishment
of OMRON Corporation and the company's deep connection with China that
stretches back 40 years.

3. OMRON THEATER This area features a video of the OMRON TOTAL FAIR concept,
"We automate!" A video of how OMRON led the evolution of automation and its
efforts in industry, environment, lifestyle and society is showcased here.

4. Future Technology Zone This area highlights OMRON visions for the future:
"A new relationship between man and machine," "Machines in harmony with man,"
and "An array of self-sustaining machines that move on their own to produce
overall harmony." There are three models on display to demonstrate machines
that learn and grow on their own.


Beijing: October 8-9, 2013 (China World Hotel) Shanghai: December 2-4, 2013
(Shanghai Science & Technology Museum) Guangzhou: March 3-5, 2014 (Baiyun
International Convention Center)


As a leader in automation technology, OMRON's business covers a wide range of
fields, including industrial, health/medical, social infrastructure,
environmental, and other fields. Its products and services are offered in
110-plus countries and regions. Since its inception in 1933, OMRON has
continuously pursued technological innovation.

For more information, visit OMRON's website at

Contact: Arihiro YokotaCorporate Communications OMRON Corporation Tel:
+81-75-344-7175 e-mail:

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