Optik / Photonik

Edmund Optics Europe

Edmund Optics (EO) is a leading global supplier of optics, imaging, and photonics technology that serves a variety of markets since 1942. With headquarters in the US and manufacturing facilities in the US, Europe and Asia combined with global sales offices, EO offers around 35,000 products and has one of the largest inventories for immediate delivery.

With great competency in imaging and imaging components, EO provides complete imaging solutions, a large product selection, technical expertise, manufacturing capabilities, extensive technical support, and assists customers in every way possible to maximize the performance of their imaging system.

From stock items in the catalog to customized versions of imaging lenses, from low to high volume: “EO - Your Partner in Imaging Optics!”

Edmund Optics

Edmund Optics Inc.,
101 E. Gloucester Pike
Barrington, NJ 08007, USA
Tel.: +1 856 5736 250

EO Europe has locations in ­Finland, France, Germany, and the UK and cooperates with ­various representatives throughout the continent. ­Request our free catalogue for optical components, imaging products and laser optics.

Phone & Email
Germany: +49 6131 5700 0
France: +33 820 207 555
UK:  +44 1904 788 600
Italy: +39 800 875 211
Spain: +34 914 197 354
Russia: +7 499 350 3901
Europe: +44 1904 788 600
If you are in one of this countries, please call the respective number. After regular business hours, English only.


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Samuel Sadoulet, President & COO
Helge Vogt, Managing Director Edmund Optics GmbH
Martin Weinacht, Managing Director Edmund Optics GmbH
Dr. Boris Lange, Manager Imaging Europe

1942 in USA, 2000 in Germany

appr. 1,000

Cameras, Imaging Lenses, ­Lighting Equipment, Microscopes, ­Optics, Optical Components, etc.

Industries served
Electronics/Semiconductors, ­Medical Technology, ­Mechanical Engineering, Line ­Building, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetics, Chemical, Precision Engineering, Optics, Machine Vision, Traffic, Logistics, etc.


Regions served



News from this company

Machine Vision

inspect award 2024: The nominees have been announced and voting has begun

05.06.2024 -

The jury of the inspect award 2024 has nominated ten products in each of the categories “Vision” and “Automation + Control”. Online voting is now open.


Edmund Optics and Quartus Engineering collaborate

04.06.2024 -

The two companies enter into a strategic partnership

Machine Vision

Edmund Optics' Innovation Summit comes to Europe

22.05.2024 -

Edmund Optics' first Innovation Summit in Europe will take place on June 13 in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, on the topic of "Optical solutions for precision manufacturing"...


Edmund Optics and Quartus become partners

06.05.2024 -

The aim of the partnership is to offer highly integrated and complex optomechanical precision solutions.

Machine Vision

Edmund Optics China receives ISO 14064-1 certification

16.04.2024 -

Edmund Optics' production facility in Shenzen, China, has received ISO 14064-1 certification. This forms the basis for monitoring and reporting on greenhouse gases with...


Edmund Optics presents awards

15.01.2024 -

The Company Announces 2023 Educational Award and Norman Edmund Award Recipients


Edmund Optics expands production facility for laser optics

11.08.2023 -

Edmund Optics is investing in its laser optics manufacturing and services and, as part of this, has recently expanded its facility in Oldsmar, Forida, USA.


Edmund Optics appointed new Chief Financial Officer

09.08.2023 -

Edmund Optics appoints Linda Fonner as chief financial officer.


Edmund Optics Appoints New Sales Director

06.07.2023 -

Edmund Optics has appointed Alexis Liagre as Sales Director EMEA

Machine Vision

inspect award 2023: Vote now and choose the best innovations

21.06.2023 -

The jury of the inspect award 2023 has nominated ten products each in the categories "Vision" and "Automation + Control". Now it's the readers' turn to vote.

Machine Vision

Embedded Vision: Many good reasons for continued strong growth

04.05.2023 -

The embedded vision market continues to grow strongly. One aspect of this success is based on technical advancements that expand the spectrum of possible applications.


Edmund Optics and ISP Optics Enter into Distribution Agreement

02.05.2023 -

Edmund Optics customers can now source products directly from ISP Optics


Samuel Sadoulet becomes SPIE Fellow

24.01.2023 -

SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, has elected the CEO of Edmund Optics as a new fellow of the society

Machine Vision

The winners of the inspect award 2022 have been announced

14.11.2022 -

The winners of the inspect award 2022 have been announced. Three products in each of the two categories received awards at the Vision trade show.


Edmund Optics and Schott extend partnership to China

19.10.2022 -

Easy access to optical filter glass and minimal lead times for Asian customers


Edmund Optics appoints new CEO

01.09.2022 -

Edmund Optics has appointed Samuel Sadoulet as the company's Chief Executive Officer. Sadoulet will succeed Robert Edmund and assume his responsibilities with immediate...


Marisa Edmund is the new Chair of Edmund Optics Board

16.08.2022 -

She succeeds Robert Edmund who is retiring. She will also continue to serve as chief sales and marketing officer for Edmund Optics.


Edmund Optics receives certification for medical devices

09.08.2022 -

Edmund Optics is certified according to ISO 13485. The company thus fulfils the requirements for the manufacture of components and assemblies for medical devices.


Edmund Optics strengthens Business Development

08.08.2022 -

In the newly created position of senior vice president of corporate development at Edmund Optics, James Fisher will lead business development strategies, mergers and...

Machine Vision

inspect award 2022: Vote now and choose the best innovations

15.06.2022 -

The jury of the inspect award 2022 has nominated ten products each in the categories "Vision" and "Automation + Control". Now it's the turn of the readers of...


Endowed chair in the USA named after Robert M. Edmund

05.05.2022 -

An endowed chair at the Wyant College of Optical Sciences at the University of Arizona (UA) has been newly created and named after Robert M. Edmund, Edmund Optics CEO and...


Use of Asics Significantly Reduces Delivery Time

04.05.2022 -

With their partnership, the specialist for optical components and the manufacturer of machine vision cameras are getting a grip on the existing supply problems.


Edmund Optics Establishes Facility in Cherry Hill

29.04.2022 -

Edmund Optics has announced the opening of its facility in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA.

Machine Vision

Fixed Focal Length or Telecentric Lens?

14.04.2022 -

How do telecentric lenses work? And how exactly do they differ from fixed focal length lenses? This article introduces the peculiarities and explains why telecentric...


Edmund Optics: Optics design support in Mainz, Germany

11.03.2022 -

Edmund Optics, manufacturer and supplier of products for image processing, now offers professional optics design support at its Mainz location.


Edmund Optics introduces new Senior Vice President of Technology and Development

03.11.2021 -

Edmund Optics appointed Dr. Ekaterina (Katya) Golovchenko as Senior Vice President of Technology and Development. This newly created position is part of a series of...

Machine Vision

inspect award 2022: The winners

20.10.2021 -

The presentation of the inspect award 2022 took place at the Vision trade fair - on a smaller scale than usual, but still with overwhelming glamour compared to the...


Edmund Optics expands lighting portfolio

28.09.2021 -

Edmund Optics has added eleven product lines from Advanced Illumination, a manufacturer of lighting for machine vision, to its product line.


Edmund Optics becomes global distributor for Everix ultra-thin filters

26.08.2021 -

Edmund Optics now offers ultra-thin optical filters in cooperation with Everix. The optical component manufacturer and supplier is the exclusive global distributor for...


Former Quality Thin Films continues manufacturing as Edmund Optics Florida

12.08.2021 -

The laser optics manufacturer Quality Thin Films, USA, acquired at the end of 2020, has been renamed Edmund Optics Florida. Under this company name, the company now...

Machine Vision

inspect award 2022: The nominees have been selected

17.06.2021 -

The jury of the inspect award 2022 has nominated ten products in the categories "Vision" and "Automation + Control" and the voting runs from now until September 24, 2021...


Edmund Optics opens New Assembly Plant

16.02.2021 -

Edmund Optics has opened a new Assembly and Advanced Design Facility in Tucson, AZ, the second Edmund Optics location in the state.


CEO of Edmund Optics becomes SPIE Fellow

15.02.2021 -

The International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE) names Robert Edmund, CEO of Edmund Optics, an SPIE Fellow, honoring him for his contributions to the industry.


EO Announces 2020 Award Recipients

05.02.2021 -

Edmund Optics Educational Award and Norman Edmund Award


Edmund Optics offers optical gratings from Richardson Gratings

27.01.2021 -

Edmund Optics is now a global distributor for Richardson Gratings' optical diffraction gratings.


Ultrafast Innovations and Edmund Optics enter into partnership

22.01.2021 -

Ultrafast Innovations (UFI), a manufacturer of high-precision laser optics, and Edmund Optics are working more closely with immediate effect.

Machine Vision

The winners of the inspect award 2021

20.11.2020 -

The winners of the inspect award have been announced! A jury consisting of Anne Wendel, machine vision specialist in the Robotics + Automation Association at VDMA, Thomas...

Edmund Optics acquires Quality Thin Films (QTF)

11.11.2020 - Edmund Optics has acquired QTF, a company offering a wide range of optical components with high laser damage threshold and laser crystal coatings from the UV to the far IR. This...

WIN>DAYS 2020: Wiley Industry Days as a virtual industry event for machine vision, automation and security

23.10.2020 - The trade journals inspect, messtec drives Automation and GIT SICHERHEIT are organizing the virtual "Wiley Industry Days", or WIN>DAYS for short, with around 30 well-known...

Edmund Optics is now selling some Cailabs products exclusively

22.06.2020 - Cailabs, a manufacturer of photonics products, and Edmund Optics have joined forces: The reflective Canunda axicons from Cailabs are now exclusively available online at EO. The...

Edmund Optics and Schott expand collaboration

22.06.2020 - Edmund Optics and Schott expand their strategic partnership to give customers access to high-quality polished optical glass filters from Schott. Both companies have been working...

The winners of the inspect award 2020

19.11.2019 - The field of applicants was strong, so there was little room between the nominees. But ultimately the readers of the inspect made a choice and each chose a winner from the...

Edmund Optics and II-VI cooperate

12.02.2019 - Edmund Optics has announced a partnership with II-VI to ensure immediate delivery of Zinc Selenide (ZnSe) optical components. Zinc selenide (ZnSe) planoconvex (PCX) lenses, zinc...

Machine Vision

Liquid Lens Telecentric Lenses Are a Combination of Two Technologies that Taps New Potentials

31.07.2018 - The introduction of liquid lens telecentric lenses saves time and money, and applications that could hardly be realized before are now within reach. This article informs about...

Edmund Optics Acquires ITOS

08.01.2018 - Edmund Optics announces the complete acquisition of ITOS GmbH in Mainz. The company will be a 100% subsidiary of Edmund Optics Inc. and will function as "ITOS - A Division of...

Edmund Optics Announces Equity Investment in ITOS

08.05.2017 - Edmund Optics anounced an equity investment in ITOS in Mainz, further details of the agreement remain confidential. ITOS-Gesellschaft für Technische Optik mbH, has manufactured...

Edmund Optics Celebrates Its 75th Birthday

14.02.2017 - Edmund Optics celebrates its 75th anniversary. On the occasion of this, the company would like to show some highlights from its history as well as new, innovative products and...

Products from this company


Lower temperature fluctuations due to athermal image processing lenses

Edmund Optics Europe -

07.06.2022 – The manufacturer and supplier of optical components now also has athermal image processing lenses from Techspec in its portfolio.


Dichroic filters for extreme ultraviolet

Edmund Optics Europe -

Edmund Optics (EO) has added new optics designed for extreme ultraviolet (EUV) to its portfolio. This product expansion includes, for example, dichroic filters for EUV...


Aspheres for imaging and the near infrared spectrum

Edmund Optics Europe -

Edmund Optics, a manufacturer and supplier of optical components, has added new aspheres to its product line. The product expansion includes the Techspec series of double...


Lenses for multiple depths of focus

Edmund Optics Europe -

Edmund Optics has expanded its offering with two new lens series from AdlOptica, which enable new applications in the field of laser optics.


Composed optics simplify system integration

Edmund Optics Europe - Edmund Optics now offers plano-convex lenses (PCX) with MgF2 coating and C-mount long pass filters made of colored glass. Techspec's plano-convex lenses (PCX) with MgF2 coating...


Edmund Optics introduces new lenses with TFL Mount

Edmund Optics Europe - The new 28mm APS-C sensors from Sony (32MP) and e2v (64MP) promise to fill the gap in image circle size between C-mount and full frame making it possible to design much higher...


Multi-element tube system

Edmund Optics Europe - Edmund Optics now offers the new Techspec multi-element tube system. It works as a complete system by combining multi-element outer tubes with multi-element inner single-optic...


Edmund Optics introduces liquid M12 lens series

Edmund Optics Europe - Edmund Optics´ liquid lens M12 lens series utilizes the Varioptic liquid lens to enable the user to quickly focus anywhere between the minimum working distance and infinity. With...


Edmund Optics Europe

Isaac-Fulda-Allee 5
55124 Mainz

+49 6131 570 00

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