SICK is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of sensors, safety systems, machine vision, encoders and automatic identification products for industrial applications. With more than 1,000 patents, SICK continues to lead the industry in new product innovations. The diversity of its product line allows SICK to offer solutions at every phase of production in the logistics, automotive, packaging, electronics, food and beverage, and material handling markets. Sensors from SICK also help companies embrace Industry 4.0 and leverage the power of their data. SICK AG was founded in 1946 and has operations or representation in 65 countries worldwide.