Company Profile

NKK Switches is a global manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches and programmable displays, setting the standard for quality and reliability in human-machine interface solutions. NKK provides full-service engineering support to include electronic system design, programming and value-added services by combining over 65 years of expertise and a true commitment to our partners’ success.

Manufacturing Locations

  • Japan
    • Kawasaki Factory
    • Iwaki Factory
    • Yokohama Factory
  • China
  • Philippines
Global Footprint

Background Information

For 65 years, NKK Switches has been a leader in the design and manufacturing of electromechanical switches. Founded in 1953 by Shigeo Ohashi, with the vision to design and produce high-quality, highly reliable industrial switches. 

In 1981, NKK established NKK Switches of America, Inc., its North American headquarters, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Situated strategically to support the Americas, NKK Switches of America, Inc. strives to adhere to its philosophy of “excellence through innovation and customer service” in all respects.

Sales Worldwide

Today, NKK products are available globally through a wide range of distributors and an extensive network of sales representatives. 

NKK’s North American headquarters has a dedicated team of switch experts to assist customers and distributors with engineering support and custom value added services. This facility also carries a comprehensive inventory to support sales channels throughout the Americas.

NKK Group Philosophy

Great Small Company

A uniquely differentiated company that prioritizes customer trust and satisfaction over business expansion.