Brand History of Eaton

Eaton's brand heritage

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  • Founded in 1911 by J.O. Eaton and partners
  • Grew from a small axle manufacturing company to a global technology leader in:
    • electrical components and systems for power quality, distribution and control;
    • hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and mobile equipment;
    • aerospace fuel, hydraulics and pneumatic systems for commercial and military use; and
    • truck and automotive drivetrain and powertrain systems for performance, fuel economy and safety.
  • World Headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio, USA
  • Regional Headquarters in Shanghai, China; Morges, Switzerland; Mexico City, Mexico
  • 70,000 employees worldwide

Eaton's electrical global product series: