SAN JOSE, CA, June 30-Innovation Matrix Inc., distributor and system integrator of automation applications, has opened an office in Kobe, Japan. The new branch office will serve the company’s customers in Asia, including Japan, by providing local services in buying U.S.-made robotics equipment.

"Innovation Matrix has been very successful in distributing U.S. products throughout Asia for several years now," says Eimei Onaga, president of Innovation Matrix Inc. ”We wanted to take the next logical step to better serve our automation customers locally and provide a better presence for our U.S. suppliers into the Asia market and believe this new office allows us to do that.”