Pick by Light solutions

Increase your picking performance by 50% with our pick by light systems.
hygienic application food industry
Innovative HMI buttons for the food industryPerfect balance between flexibility, performance and hygienic design
[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON CANEO series10 touch hygienic design
SERIES10 IN HYGIENIC DESIGNThe series10 Hygienic meets highest requirements for the food and pharmaceutical industry.
[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON SENSORtaster CANEO series10 touch IO Link
The innovative CANEO series10CAPTRON presents IO-Link switches for all HMI applications
[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON CANEO seriesSR kapazitive Haltewunschtaster
New generation of stop request buttonsThe seriesSR, which conforms to ECE-R107.8 and TSI-PRM, is a stop request button and dooropener in one.
[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON kapazitive Fuellstandsensoren
CUSTOMIZED CONFIGURATIONWe produce probes within a millimeter of your tolerance
[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON Electronic Headquarter Germany


CAPTRON is the world market leader for capacitive sensor switches and manufacturer of high-quality sensors for level measurement, optical object detection and LED signaling.

CAPTRON sensors and sensor systems are used in a wide variety of industries and have been shaping the future between man-machine and machine-machine interface since 1983. Our customers benefit from more than four decades of experience, best service and reliable products - true to our maxim:

Quality made in Bavaria.


[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON CANEO home
CANEO series with IO-Link
The revolution in HMI technologies
[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON SENSORTaster Vielfalt
With capacitive touch function
[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON Zweihandsteuerung safeCAP
Two-Hand control safeCAP
Safe and ergonomical
[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON Fuellstandsensoren Kompaktsonden
Level Sensors
CAPselect - free configuration of your probe
[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON optische Sensoren TCP
Optical sensors
Customised to your application
[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON LED Signalanzeige
LED signalling units
Long-lasting and robust


[Translate to Englisch:] pick-to-light beleglose Kommissionierung CAPTRON Solutions
What is Pick-to-Light
June 27th, 2024 | 6 minutes read | CAPTRON editorial office

Pick-to-light or pick-by-light is an innovative picking system that is widely used in warehouse management. This technology uses light signals to show warehouse employees the exact storage location for the items to be picked.

[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON CANEO seriesSR kapazitiver Haltewunschtaster
Accessible Buses: The Interpretation of the UN ECE 107.8 Directive
May 23rd, 2023 | 4 minutes read | CAPTRON editorial office

The UN ECE 107 guideline of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) specifies how buses and other road vehicles must be generally and technically equipped in order to be approved.

In this blog post, we address the most important aspects of the EU directive for public transport in order to provide more clarity for operators.

[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON Fuellstandsensoren Kompaktsonde
Which is the best fill level method to measure my medium?
April 6th, 2023 | 11 minute read

To be able to take economic decisions today´s industrial automation requires reliable measurement data in order to provide management information: This is especially in the field of filling level measurement. But which measurement method or technology is the best for my medium?

[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON hygienic design
From A to Z: Hygienic design made easy
July 20th, 2021 | 6 minutes read

When it comes to the production of foods, beverages and pharmaceutical products, consumer protection occupies center stage – rightfully so. The relevant guidelines are continuously being updated and tightened. Manufacturers face ever stricter framework conditions that they have to comply with throughout the entire supply chain and beyond.

[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON picking systems
Picking systems in comparison
November 16th, 2020 | 7 minute read

How complex the logistics process behind each order is depends to a large extent on the selected picking method and the picking system. The requirements and benefits differ depending on the warehouse structure, industry, noise level, article weight, etc. But which procedures are there - and above all, which system is worthwhile?

[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON beruehrungslose Taster
Contactless switching instead of spreading viruses
June 06th, 2020 | 4 minute read

After all, according to the Federal Centre for Health Education, up to 80 percent of infectious diseases are transmitted via the hands. And according to an overview in the "Journal of Hospital Infection", corona viruses, for example, can be detected on surfaces for up to nine days.

[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON hygienezertifizierte SENSORTaster
Food industry: permanent tightening
of hygiene standards
May 05 2020 | 2 minute read

All manufacturing processes in the food industry and applications in medical and pharmaceutical technology are subject to strict hygiene requirements. Infection prevention currently plays a special role.

[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON Hygiene Meldeleuchten
Hygienic sensors for
cleanrooms and cleanroom systems
May 26 2020 | 6 minute read

Combined with solutions from Ortner, CAPTRON products have proven effective in a wide range of practical applications. Ortner relies on CAPTRON solutions in many of its products.

[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON Infektionsprävention in Kliniken
Infection prevention in the health care sector
- not only since Corona
May 15 2020 | 3 minute read

The corona virus has greatly changed behavior in areas with members of different risk groups in hospitals, nursing homes or homes for the elderly.

[Translate to Englisch:] CAPTRON SENSORTaster

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