Hitachi Ltd, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan is a leading global technology company with over 320,000 employees worldwide. The company provides solutions for a huge variety of market sectors by offering a vast array of products and services, including information technology, electronic devices, power and industrial systems, lithium ion battery technology, consumer products, industrial power tools and accessories, logistics, and financial services.
Hitachi was established in 1910, and has now delivered over century of product innovation since the company developed its very first product - a compact electric motor.
As one of the largest industrial companies in Japan, Hitachi devotes a huge amount of resources to power tool research and development through its subsidiary, Hitachi Koki Co. Ltd, resulting in state of the art industrial electric, pneumatic, and petrol powered tools for the professional tradesperson. As a global leader in brushless motor and lithium ion battery development, Hitachi has revolutionised the cordless tool platform that more and more tradesmen rely on day in, day out.