About Us

 

Red Lion has been delivering innovative solutions to global markets since 1972 through communication, monitoring and control for industrial automation and networking - enabling companies worldwide to gain real-time data visibility that drives productivity.

Our Values

These Values define our shared beliefs and how we behave as leaders and employees. They describe the high standards that we hold ourselves and others to. Our Values aren't rules to follow. They are our way of living every day, in everything we do, at work and outside work. Our Values are a part of our DNA as people and as a company. Our Values inspire a culture that enables a bold, high-performing business made great by our people, delivering Value Beyond Measure.

Be True

  • We believe in absolute integrity. It's how we win for stakeholders, the environment and each other.
  • We do the right things in the right way.
  • We speak up when something isn't right.
  • We show care and respect for each other.

Own It

  • We believe in teamwork and keeping our promises. It's how we build our brands and businesses.
  • We are decisive and take responsibility.
  • We prize diversity and play to everybody's strengths.
  • We put customers at the heart of our business.

Aim High

  • We believe in being bold and positive. It's how we perform at our best and achieve greater success.
  • We continuously strive to improve.
  • We keep an open mind and try new things.
  • We help each other succeed.

Our legacy is strong, and so is our future

Opportunities for business growth stem from the issues our customers are seeking to address. As a result, we continue to innovate in order to provide appropriate products and services to help our customers respond to an increasingly competitive and regulated business environment. Our direct selling model and our unique understanding of our customers' business, together with our commitment to aftermarket service and support, result in long-standing relationships with our customers and enable us to work closely with them in the development of new products. 

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Contributing to a sustainable world

At Red Lion, sustainability is not just about how we do business, it is the business we are in. Our products help our clients become more sustainable, both economically and environmentally, because they are designed to improve productivity, reduce waste and save time, money and resources, including reducing power consumption. This is a virtuous circle: our products make a significant contribution to the achievement of  a lower carbon world, and these products, in turn, drive our own economic success and future growth.

A History Of Innovation

Decades of Growth

  • 1972 - Red Lion Founded
  • 1996 - Acquired Paradigm Controls
    Adding HMIs that connect to multiple devices via serial or Ethernet connections, broadening monitor and control capability.
  • 2020 - Acquired N-Tron
     Adding industrial Ethernet switches and providing integrated solutions that reach from the enterprise network to the plant floor.
  • 2011 - Acquired Sixnet
    Expanded industrial Ethernet offering, and adding cellular M2M and remote telemetry units to control and monitor complex process in extreme locations.
  • 2019 - Partnership with MB Connect

 

Red Lion Controls is part of Spectris plc, the expert in providing insight through precision measurement. Spectris' global group of businesses are focused on delivering value beyond measure for all our stakeholders. We target global, attractive and sustainable markets, where growth and high returns are supported by long term drivers. Precision is at the heart of what we do. We provide customers with expert insight through our advanced instruments and test equipment, augmented by the power of our software and services. This equips customers with the ability to reduce time to market, improve processes, quality and yield. In this way Spectris know-how creates value for our wider society, as our customers design, develop, test and manufacture their products to make the world a cleaner, healthier and more productive place. Spectris is headquartered in Egham, Surrey, United Kingdom, the Company employs approximately 9,000 people located in more than 30 countries.