Touchscreen is the most widely used computer input device after keyboard, mouse, and tablet. The core of a touch screen is the sensor, which consists of a touch detection component and a touch screen controller. The touch display is applied to many industries and integrated with various types of machines, devices, instruments and equipment. There are quite a lot of touch and display suppliers located in different countries and regions. We will only name some very famous ones in the article. They may come from different countries, target different regional markets and customers, and specialize in different fields even though they all produce and provide touch and display products.
Elo is a global supplier of capacitive and acoustic wave touch screens and touch monitors. At the beginning, its products were mainly used in KIOSK and the game industry. The product sales channels are all over the world, and it is one of the originators of touchscreen products. It features high-quality and high-priced products. It mainly involves mass production. Customization service is not part of its main business. Now its target market has changed, focusing on commercial POS machines, digital signage, and industrial products. Gaming is no longer their main business. Customers often report that their lead time is too long, sometimes even up to 3-6 months. It is said they are less involved in the production of outdoor high-brightness touch displays, and the brightness of its touch displays is 250-300nits.
SUZOHAPP is a distributor of touch monitors. Its products are used in KIOSK and the game industry, and are sold all over the world. It is also a relatively early distributor of game accessories. It supplies both low-end and high-end touch monitors that are applied to casinos machines, and arcade machines, serving a wide range of markets and customers. There are many distribution points all over the world, including distribution points in the United States, Poland, and the Netherlands, with various distribution channels. It distributes a wide range of products. Customization is not their main business. It also involves the distribution of banknote validators and printers. They used to have a lot of OEM factories, and many of them are in China that provide OEM/ODM services. It is said that there are factories and warehouses in Zhuhai, Guangdong Province, China.
Goldfinger is a monitor distributor based in the United States. Its products are used in KIOSK, vending machines, and game machines. It is mainly engaged in the low-end market like the arcade market. Its standard for product quality is not high. It is always seeking lower product prices. They are an option if customers want products with low prices instead of high quality.
Eurocoin is one of the largest display distributors in Europe, mainly acting as a distributor of game accessories. Its operating model is similar to SUZOHAPP. Its business was good in the early stage, but it shrank later. The business is inferior compared with SUZOHAPP. It has distribution points in Poland and the United Kingdom, and recently added new points in Germany.
Kortek is a well-known foundry that is one of the Aristocrate (Australian) fully authorized production factories and provides OEM service for Aristocrate. It is also one of the pioneer companies from the beginning in the industry. Its products feature high quality and high price. Its customer bases are relatively stable and consistent.
TPK is the leading touch solution supplier, providing tailored touch solutions and products for customers. Its customers are mostly involved in mobile, personal computers, or PCs, and consumer electronics devices. Its core technology lies in projected capacitive, or P-Cap, touch solutions, including glass on glass, or G/G, glass on film, or G/F, and single-glass solution, or SGS.
The 3M Touch Screen Division was established after the acquisition of Microtouch, which is engaged in the touch control area and mainly produces surface capacitive touch screen products. 3M’s prices are very high, and its market share seems to be declining in recent years. Due to the high price of surface capacitors, the market has gradually become unpopular. At present, it is relatively rare to see customers persist in adopting 3M surface capacitors. Projected capacitive screens are more popular now, with customers increasingly accepting projected capacitive technology.
PHILIPS Touchscreens: https://www.ppds.com/
Philips are a household name in many areas of electronics, and in the commercial world they are also prominent in digital signage and infra-red touch screens. With a range from 43” up to 84” in multi-touch, with toughened glass, their high quality touch monitors they are a cost effective option for wall mounted and stand mounted applications.
SHOEI CO., LTD: https://www.shoei-t.co.jp/en/
Through unique technology development methods, SHOEI successfully realized the mass production of glass resistive touch panel type, bringing the latest electronic components to advanced industries. They have made quite a lot of achievements in the automotive touch panels produced for the automotive industry.
Top One Tech Ltd. is a professional manufacturer specializing in the customization, manufacture and sales services of touch screens, touch screen monitors and all-in-one touch screen computers. Founded in 2010, it is located in Shenzhen, Guangdong, China, with a plant covering an area of 5,000 square meters. We have accumulated more than ten years of manufacturing and customization experience in the touch and display industry. We have been constantly making quality first, customer first, integrity first, and win-win as our business principles. Our products have been exported to more than 60 countries and regions around the world, including Europe, America, and South America, and all of the products have passed CE and FCC certifications.