Since it was founded in 1940, SATO has been at the forefront of the Auto-ID industry with its achievements in several milestones including the invention of the world’s first hand labeller in 1961, world’s first thermal transfer printer in 1971 and first-ever RFID printer in Japan in 2003.
Through the years, SATO has grown into a global leader in the Auto-ID industry with offices in over 26 countries and business presence in over 90 countries.
Living up to its slogan ‘Ceaseless Creativity for a Sustainable World’, SATO has continuously pushed itself to deliver innovative and value-added solutions for its customers across the vertical markets. Customers rely on SATO’s solutions to improve efficiency and productivity of their operations, achieve labour and resource savings as well as maximise level of service and ensure safety for their end customers.
In Asia Pacific, we have established offices in 12 countries namely, Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. In other parts of APAC such as Cambodia, Hong Kong, Myanmar and other regions including Middle East and South Africa, we work closely with our business partners and resellers to provide quality Auto-ID solutions to our customers.