The Berlin-based company Witt Sensoric GmbH has become part of the Pepperl+Fuchs Group. Witt Sensoric specialises in the development and production of safety sensor technology for the gate industry. "With the acquisition of Witt Sensoric, we want to expand and strengthen our position in the field of entrance automation," says Dr. Gunther Kegel, CEO of Pepperl+Fuchs SE.
Jörg Brech, founder and managing partner of Witt Sensoric affirms: "The agreement gives Witt Sensoric access to Pepperl+Fuchs' international sales channels, which will help accelerate growth. At the same time, we also see the partnership as an opportunity to use existing Pepperl+Fuchs technologies for new sensors for safeguarding and controlling industrial doors”.
Witt Sensoric GmbH was founded in 1993 and is a specialist for safety sensors on gate systems. With over 60 employees, Witt Sensoric is characterised above all by its performance in the field of photo-electric sensor development, mechanical design, and the production of large series. Witt Sensoric supplies almost all well-known European door manufacturers with initial equipment. Its decades of experience are reflected in a very extensive, standard-compliant product portfolio of safety sensor technology and accessories.