Fanuc Named Top Global Innovator

Fanuc Corporation has been named by Thomson Reuters as a 2011 Top 100 Global Innovator.

Fanuc Corporation has been named by Thomson Reuters as a 2011 Top 100 Global Innovator. This new program is an initiative that recognizes the world’s most innovative organizations as a result of analyzing patent data and related metrics in a proprietary methodology.  
 
Thomson Reuters Top Global Innovators program evaluates innovation performance of companies that invent on a significant scale, work on developments that are acknowledged as innovative by others around the world and whose inventions are globally protected because of their importance.  
 
This is the second top innovation recognition that Fanuc has received in 2011.  Forbes magazine also named the company one of the top 100 companies on its “World’s Most Innovative Companies” list.