spaceCorporate information

Corporate Image 1Applied Controls, Inc. is a full service authorized distributor and Automation Technology Center providing factory automation & control products in the Mid-Atlantic region of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and Northern Virgina. Applied Controls maintains offices in York and Malvern, Pennsylvania and Camden, New Jersey, and Columbia, MD.

Our staff of sales, application & product specialist engineers offers expertise in programmable logic controllers, industrial & process control, Scada, HMI operator interface, industrial wireless & networks, motion & position control, robotics, variable speed drives, machine vision inspection and identification, safety, measurement and sensor applications. 

Packaged solutions, customized deliverables, on-site services are our specialties.  Our Automation Technology Centers provide advanced training, hands-on workshops, “learning labs”, technical seminars, application specific demonstrations and proof of concept testing.  Corporate image 2

"Sensor to Net solutions" is the phrase that best describes our approach to machine or process control.  We provide the experience and knowledge to successfully complete the project from applying the field sensor to insuring the resultant data is properly reported thru the corporate network. 

Applied Controls was incorporated in 1969 as a manufacturer's stocking representative and distributor offering technical products for the industrial controls marketplace. 

Our business has prospered due to adherence to our primary goals:

To provide technologically advanced automation solutions and to demonstrate an unwavering "care-about" approach to customer service.

Our Strategic Mission as a High Technology Distributor:

Corporate image 3Using our experience and expertise to research and acquire product lines that offer unique or innovative advantages for our customers that along with our value added services lead to performance improvement, provide a competitive edge and create cost savings.


Simply stated, to be the best high technology distributor in the Mid-Atlantic. Best service, best solutions, best products, best people, best value.


 Today's marketplace and our customers' needs constantly reaffirm these guiding ideals, and provide opportunities for continued growth.  We embrace these challenges with a passionate desire to live up to our Corporate Mission…



“We shall strive for excellence in all endeavors.  We shall set our goals to achieve total customer satisfaction to deliver defect free premium value products on time, with service second to none.”

The entire staff of Applied Controls, Inc.