Wilco Imaging becomes Vision Components distributor

February 19, 2020




Wilco Imaging becomes Vision Components distributor



Vision Components welcomes Wilco Imaging as its new distribution partner in the U.S. Based in El Dorado Hills near Sacramento (CA), Wilco is an expert in machine vision and embedded vision systems of long standing, serving customers across North America. In addition to supplying quality imaging products, Wilco builds custom solutions for industrial, robotics, medtech, and other applications. The team boasts a deep understanding of sensors, optics, lighting, and computational power and is excellently situated to serve the growing demand for vision technology.


Caption: William Corns, CEO of Wilco Imaging (left), is welcomed into the Vision Components fold by Jan-Erik Schmitt, vice president of sales (right)


The German-based manufacturer Vision Components is the home of embedded vision, having started business in 1996 with the launch of the very first industrial embedded camera. The VC portfolio includes freely programmable embedded vision systems: board cameras, cameras with a protective housing, and laser profilers for 3D imaging along with versatile software libraries. Vision Components is also the leading manufacturer of MIPI camera boards with an ever-growing sensor range and supplying large volumes at consumer prices. The high-end, high-tech MIPI boards enable vision applications powered by various current CPU boards, such as Raspberry Pi, 96Boards, NVIDIA, and others, enabling highly economic designs, ideal for rapid prototyping.