Eaton is a power management company with 2014 sales of $22.6 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 99,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.
Bussmann is part of the electrical business of Eaton. Eaton acquired Cooper Industries plc in late 2012. Bussmann leads in critical circuit protection, power management and electrical safety. Bussmann is committed to the development, manufacturing and marketing of innovative circuit and power electronics protection, overvoltage protection, as well as power management solutions for industrial, electronics, alternative energy and high reliability markets.
With the acquisition of Cooper Industries by Eaton, Bussmann is now called Eaton's Bussmann Business.