Manufacturer profile


TOSHIBA is the world's leading manufacturer of optical semiconductor devices and has over 40 years of experience. Toshiba products therefore provide the highest level of quality and safety for the customer. GLYN has been working intensively and successfully with TOSHIBA for over 30 years. Due to the close business relationship, our customers also benefit from good quote prices and short information channels.

Name / Legal form: Toshiba Corporation / Limited Company

Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan

History: Toshiba was formed in 1939 from the merger of Tanaka Hisashiba's electrical engineering company Shibaura Seisaku-sho, founded in 1875, and the consumer goods manufacturer Tōkyō Denki, founded by Fujioka Ichisuke and Miyoshi Shōichi. Toshiba Corporation was one of the world's largest manufacturers of electrical and electronic equipment.

Year of foundation: 1875

Division / Area: Technology and Electronics

Line-Up: Microcontroller (8-, 16-, 32-Bit), ARM® Core based Microcontroller (ARM9®, Cortex®-M3, Cortex®-A9) i.a. with 24-Bit Sigma-Delta-ADC, Tools, Starter Kits, Automotive MOSFETs, Discrete IGBTs, Intelligent Power Modules, Automotive and Industrial Photocouplers, CCDs, Laser Diodes, Fiber Optic Devices, Voltage Regulators / Detectors, Motor Control ICs, Magnetic Sensors

Typical applications: Automotive Industry, Industrial, Motor Control, Power supply and Power Supplies, Mobile Devices, PC peripherals, Image and Audio-visual Products, Consumers e. g. Air-conditioning Units, Induction Hotplates. Healthcare, Security, Performance Management