OMRON to Acquire U.S. Based Adept Technology

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KYOTO, Japan & PLEASANTON, Calif.--()--OMRON Corporation (President & CEO: Yoshihito Yamada [TOKYO:6645]) (OMRON), a global leader in the field of automation based on its core sensing and control technology, and Adept Technology, Inc. (President and Chief Executive Officer: Rob Cain [NASDAQ:ADEP]) (Adept), a global, leading provider of intelligent robots, autonomous mobile robot solutions and services, today announced that the two companies have en