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About Headway

TDK in America

Headway Technologies, Inc., a group company of TDK Corporation, was established in Milpitas, California in 1994. Headway Technologies is strategically positioned to play a key role in the storage industry of the future. Using our broad and fundamental understanding of recording head technology, we develop products that provide our customers with significant performance advantages.

Headway employs approximately 800 people in engineering, manufacturing and administration roles at our Milpitas, CA location.

Headway Technologies, Inc. Headquarters:
682 South Hillview Drive
Milpitas, CA 95035

Main Phone: 408-934-5300
Main Fax: 408-942-6916

TDK Group

TDK Corporation is a world leader in electronic solutions for the smart society based in Tokyo, Japan. Built on a foundation of material sciences mastery, TDK welcomes societal transformation by resolutely remaining at the forefront of technological evolution and deliberately “Attracting Tomorrow.” It was established in 1935 to commercialize ferrite, a key material in electronic and magnetic products.
TDK's comprehensive, innovation-driven portfolio features passive components such as ceramic, aluminum electrolytic and film capacitors, as well as magnetics, high-frequency, and piezo and protection devices. The product spectrum also includes sensors and sensor systems such as temperature and pressure, magnetic, and MEMS sensors. In addition, TDK provides power supplies and energy devices, magnetic heads and more. These products are marketed under the product brands TDK, EPCOS, InvenSense, Micronas, Tronics and TDK-Lambda. TDK focuses on demanding markets in automotive, industrial and consumer electronics, and information and communication technology. The company has a network of design and manufacturing locations and sales offices in Asia, Europe, and in North and South America. In fiscal 2024, TDK posted total sales of USD 14.6 billion and employed about 101,000 people worldwide.