SICK Optics

    SICK Optics

    From factory automation to logistics automation and process automation, SICK is one of the leading sensor manufacturers. As a technology and market leader, SICK provides sensors and application solutions that create the perfect basis for controlling processes securely and efficiently, protecting individuals from accidents, and preventing damage to the environment.

    “70 YEARS OF INNOVATION” describes SICK’s success story.

    On the occasion of the company’s 70th anniversary in September 2016, the film shows how an engineering firm in a small military barracks became a global company and a world market leader for intelligent sensor solutions. From its founding in 1946 by Dr. Erwin Sick, through a revolutionary invention a couple of years later, to sales of more than one billion euros: The founder’s widow, Gisela Sick, describes her memories of the most important milestones in the company’s history. Hitherto unpublished footage of the company founder can also be seen.

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