Who we are
Founded in Kyoto, Japan, in 1893, Ishida is now a global company with a turnover in excess of $1 billion and more than 3500 employees across the globe. We continue to be a family-owned business, passed down over five generations. We pride ourselves on being a customer-led company, driven by our unique philosophy. Three Way Harmony. Good for our customers, good for society and good for our company.
What we do for you
We offer a full range of weighing, x-ray inspection, checkweighing, tray sealing, packing and leak detection equipment, plus supporting software, for food applications and non-food applications such as hardware and tablets. Whether it’s a single machine or a fully integrated line solution our technology is tailored to your sector and the characteristics of your products – and built by engineering experts who understand your challenges.
Why partner with us
Our business is all about understanding your business. The greater our knowledge; the more value we can add. Many of our greatest innovations, including the invention of the world's first automated weigher, were created to meet specific customer needs. We work with you every step of the way, which includes providing expert training remotely or on site (yours not ours). When you need support, our expert engineers are on call 24/7/365.
Our long history of innovation stretches back over 120 years. There’s been many highlights along the way, including building the world's first automatic weighing machine in 1959 and the introduction of the first multihead weigher thirteen years later.
Ishida has grown to become a world-leading supplier of automated solutions because we always put our customers first. Our success is built on our own unique philosophy. Three Way Harmony. Good for our customers, good for society and good for our company.
Ishida has built and installed more than 50,000 machines across the globe. Our customers include some of the biggest brands in the food industry, leading pharmaceutical producers, toymakers and tool manufacturers.View case studies
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Every business has its own challenges; ours is to help you overcome yours. Working smarter, faster, together, we can help you achieve higher standards and get your products retail ready quicker.