Molex, Contrinex announce collaboration

Molex has announced a collaboration with Contrinex, a Switzerland-based manufacturer of inductive and photoelectric sensors for factory automation as well as safety and RFID systems, the company said.

With sensors providing the essential steps of analyzing and communicating high-level data to cloud-based applications, this collaboration further strengthens Molex´s Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solution offerings and positions the company as an end-to-end solution provider for industrial automation.

With fully integrated engineering expertise and solutions, Molex helps customers reap the benefits of Industry 4.0 for machines and network platforms requiring integrated communications. Through a combination of strategic acquisitions, collaborations and R&D, Molex has continued to expand its offerings for industrial automation to address customers´ requirements for smart manufacturing and digital transformation.

Contrinex is an international sensor manufacturer with headquarters in Switzerland. Due to a far-sighted approach to innovation and advanced technology, Contrinex constantly sets new benchmarks in the sensor world, such as the integration of position sensing into the world of smart factory applications. More information can be found at

Molex brings together innovation and technology to deliver electronic solutions to customers worldwide. With a presence in more than 40 countries, Molex offers a full suite of solutions and services for many markets, including data communications, consumer electronics, medical, industrial, automotive, and commercial vehicle. For more information, visit